Employment Opportunities


Institute of Village Studies—Program Leader/Teacher

The Institute of Village Studies (IVS) in a Washington based non-profit organization that provides learning experiences through service, exploration and study in developing nations.

IVS is looking for someone to help with the student program next winter quarter to Thailand and India. The ideal candidate would be someone who has recently completed a graduate program or a current student needing to finish his/her field research. S/he would travel with our group and help teach an introductory South Asian Civ course, as well as assist students with their independent research projects.

For information please see the website www.villagestudies.org or contact cashbaugh@villagestudies.org  
Pakistan Pre-Service Teacher Education Project in Pakistan (Pre-STEP)—Program Manager

The Pre-Service Teacher Education Project in Pakistan (Pre-STEP) is a USAID-funded initiative implemented in collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MoE) and Higher Education Commission (HEC) to achieve the goal of improved quality of basic education, by improving teacher education. The project is designed to accomplish three objectives:


Objective 1 - Improve systems and policies that support teachers, teacher educators and educational managers
Objective 2 -Support HEC and MOE teacher institutes to develop/revise, evaluate and finalize standards, curricula and modules for pre-service teacher education degrees
Objective 3 -Develop a plan for implementing the new curricula for new and existing teachers

For more information, please visit http://www.idealist.org/view/job/3G53zGhDmKh4/  

Reporting to the S. VP Global Education, the role of the Director is to define Sesame Workshop’s vision and overall orientation to the company’s work in Pakistan and to lead our work as a sub-contractor (to Rafi Peer Theatre Workshop) on USAID’s Pakistan Children’s Television Project (PCTV).

For more information, please visit http://www.sesameworkshop.org/inside/employment  
Asia Society-Director--Washington DC Office

Asia Society, the leading global and pan-Asian organization working to strengthen relationships and promote understanding among the people, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the United States, is seeking a Director for its Washington Office.

Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, the Society is a nonpartisan, nonprofit institution headquartered in New York City and with offices in Hong Kong, Houston, Los Angeles, Manila, Melbourne, Mumbai, San Francisco, Shanghai, Seoul, and Washington, D.C. The Society's mission is to provide insight, generate ideas, and promote collaborative action across the fields of arts and culture, business, education and policy.

Please visit the Asia Society website for more information.
Centre for Civil Society (CCS) Programs Team

1. Programs Coordinator
2. Programs Associate-Marketing
3. Programs Associate-Event Management

For further details http://www.ccs.in/ccsindia/careers.asp

Candidates who feel qualified based on descriptions and can commit at least
two years to CCS, can send cover letter, resume with two references by email
to careers@ccs.in  


Manoj Mathew
Director, Programs
Centre for Civil Society
Email: manoj@ccs.in  
Web: www.ccs.in www.schoolchoice.in www.jeevika.org  www.azadi.me  


South Asia Center
University of Washington
303 Thomson Hall
Box 353650
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 543-4800 phone
(206) 685-0668 fax

Anand Yang, Director

Keith Snodgrass, Associate Director

Molly Wilskie-Kala, Program Coordinator

Nick Gottschall, Graduate Student Assistant

Robyn Davis, FLAS Coordinator

Sunila Kale, Graduate Program Coordinator