Simon Everett, Ltd.

Simon Everett is an analytic design firm. We structure and implement analytic engagements to help government agencies, businesses, and non-profits solve problems, large and small. Whether our clients seek to create capabilities, improve processes, or inform decisions, we offer the proven ability to address their needs. Our consultative approach blends analytic agility with interdisciplinary expertise to produce functionally and aesthetically impactful results. We are successful when our clients tell us they can achieve better outcomes.

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:

  • East Africa

  • Central Africa

  • Southern Africa

  • West Africa

  • Southeast Asia

  • Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific

  • China, Mongolia, and Taiwan

  • Japan and Korea

  • The Caucasus

  • Central Europe

  • Eastern Europe

  • The Nordics and the Baltics

  • Russia

  • South Central Europe

  • Southern Europe

  • Western Europe

  • North Africa

  • The Arabian Peninsula

  • The Fertile Crescent

  • Iraq

  • South Asia

  • Central Asia

  • Pakistan

  • Afghanistan

  • The Andean Republics

  • Brazil and the Southern Cone

  • The Caribbean

  • Central America

  • Mexico

Desired qualifications

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.

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