Area Studies Course Coordinators
McColm & Company seeks expressions of interest from qualified expert instructors to join our Policy & Diplomacy Practice for an anticipated project with the U.S. Department of State, Foreign Service Institute.
The Area Studies Division is organized into the following seven programmatic areas: Sub-Saharan Africa, East Asia and Pacific, South and Central Asia, Near East/North Africa, Europe, Western Hemisphere, and Global Issues. Area Studies courses highlight key thematic, historical, political, economic, and socio-cultural themes for the region, sub-region or country, American interests and policy issues and how the U.S. and USG policy are perceived. McCO is seeking expressions of interest from qualified expert instructors to join our Policy & Diplomacy Practice to deliver professional teaching services to design and conduct thematic, regional, sub-regional and/or country-specific courses and parts of courses for our client.
Interested candidates should select from the following list of regions/countries for which they are applying as expert instructors and note their preference in the web form:
East Africa and the Horn
Central Africa and Great Lakes
Southern Africa and Indian Ocean
Austrailia, New Zealand, and Pacific Island Nations
China, Mongolia, and Taiwan
Japan and Korea
Mainland Southeast Asia
Maritime Southeast Asia
Nordics and Baltics
South Central Europe
The Arabian Peninsula
The Fertile Crescent
Countries of South Asia
Brazil and Southern Cone
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES
ADULT LEARNING APPROACH
Area Studies courses prepare foreign affairs professionals to work effectively in the countries and cultures to which they are assigned. Designed for experienced, adult learners, courses therefore require instructional formats involving active participation of the students facilitated by the person coordinating the course. Instructional formats do not preclude some or all of the following types of activities: presentations, discussions, field trips, participatory activities by class members, readings, audio-visual materials, homework, papers, tests, quizzes and independent study, in order to accomplish course learning objectives.
Course coordinators will:
Course coordinators will provide the following administrative services:
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Interested candidates should submit a details CV via this webform. Applications will be reviewed and candidates selected for interviews will be contacted on a rolling basis. We are unfortunately not able to answer questions over the phone. DEADLINE for Submissions is Monday, 5 August 2019 at 5pm EST
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
McColm & Company is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap. We value diversity.
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