ECA announces job vacancy for Academic Exchange Specialist

The Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced that it is currently searching for a full-time permanent Academic Exchange Specialist in its Office of Global Education Programs in Washington, D.C.

ECA's job summary is as follows:

"The incumbent works under the general supervision of the Chief of the Office's Educational Information and Resources Branch to oversee educational advising programs in one or more of the world's regions and to promote international educational exchange with the United States, in general. Facilitating the development of study abroad opportunities and providing assistance to overseas educational advisers to support these opportunities. The incumbent also has responsibility for monitoring one or more grants focusing on some aspect of international educational exchange or advising."

Please note that the deadline for applications is next week, Thursday, July 7, 2011. All applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Find more information about the job vacancy as well as instructions how to apply here.