Caribbean Course Coordinator
McColm & Company (McCO) is a mission-driven consulting firm working to help clients achieve critical development and diplomacy objectives. We work with clients to build skills and connections that ensure stability and growth. McCO offers a suite of cross cutting core capabilities to design and implement solutions across three primary areas of practice, including policy & diplomacy, economic growth and trade, and strategic partnerships. The firm’s core capabilities include training and capacity building, research and evaluation, program management, and performance improvement.
McColm & Company seeks a subject matter expert instructor to design, deliver, and manage a 5 day course covering the culture, history, politics, economy, security, and other key elements and dynamics of the country/region.
This seminar focuses on the Caribbean and provides a wide-ranging, interdisciplinary introduction to Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, and the other English-, French- and Dutch-speaking islands of the West Indies, as well as the mainland countries of Belize, Suriname, and Guyana. The seminar is designed to prepare participants for working on issues related to the Caribbean nations, whether based in the U.S. or on assignment in one of the countries or territories of the sub-region. The goal is to familiarize participants with the cultural, historical, social, economic, environmental, and political issues within the Caribbean and to examine U.S. foreign policy objectives in the region. The seminar combines lectures, class discussions, activities, fieldtrips, multimedia, and other participatory activities supported by readings.
TERMS OF REFERENCE
The course is 5 days in length, beginning February 24, 2020 and ending February 28, 2020.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Please submit a detailed CV highlighting subject matter expertise and teaching/training experience via this webform.
The deadline for submissions is January 10, 2020 at 5pm. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted and interviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, early/immediate applications encouraged.
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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