Simon Everett, Ltd., is seeking international affairs experts to lead the instruction of dynamic regional familiarization courses at the U.S. Department of State’s Foreign Service Institute.
About the opportunity
Each course will cover political, economic, and cultural issues, as well as history and current events. Instructors will work with our team to develop a course syllabus and identify guest speakers to lead discrete modules on particular topics. Instructors must be available to teach the course in the Washington, DC, area several times a year for up to one week at a time.
We are seeking instructors for the following regions and countries:
Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific
China, Mongolia, and Taiwan
Japan and Korea
The Nordics and the Baltics
South Central Europe
The Arabian Peninsula
The Fertile Crescent
The Andean Republics
Brazil and the Southern Cone
The ideal candidate will have first-hand, practical knowledge gained through professional experience, research, and academic study. To demonstrate currency, regular travel to the region will be considered favorably. We prefer that candidates have instructional experience — especially with regard to adult, professional learners. A dynamic and creative instructional style and engaging communications are actively encouraged.
How to inquire
We will be accepting applications on a rolling basis through Monday, August 12. Click on the “Apply Here” button to express your interest via e-mail. Please attach a CV, include a reference to your geographic area(s) of expertise in the subject line, and note any previous teaching experience at the Foreign Service Institute in the body of your e-mail.
About Simon Everett
Simon Everett helps organizations make better decisions through tailored research & analysis and strategic planning engagements. Like any company worth its salt, we bring to bear the expertise our clients need – but it’s how we apply that expertise that sets us apart. Our hallmarks include creative and structured project design, sound analytic techniques, interdisciplinary insights, and clear, compelling deliverables. Because we help government, private sector, and non-profit clients across a wide range of functional domains, we also enable them to benefit from lessons learned and best practices outside of their periphery.
Simon Everett is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment or consulting opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.