The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Education Department is creating innovative educational resources to equip students and the interested public with the skills, knowledge, and perspective – the global literacy – required to understand the forces, ideas, and institutions that shape our world. These resources include World101, a growing library of primers that explain the fundamental topics of international relations and U.S. foreign policy; and Model Diplomacy, a multimedia simulation program that invites participants to role-play in the context of National Security Council and UN Security Council meetings. Both products are intended for use by non-specialists in formal academic settings, and come with an array of teaching resources and activities aimed at high school and college instructors and their students. World101 is also geared toward learners outside formal academic or instructional settings.
The director will develop, under the direction of CFR’s Vice President, Education, a comprehensive marketing strategy for both products to academic audiences and the interested public, and oversee the implementation of that strategy.
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 5,000+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.
The Council on Foreign Relations offers a benefits package that is among the best offered by nonprofit institutions today, including an award-winning health and wellness program, an on-site fitness center, and generous leave policies and health insurance programs.
The Council on Foreign Relations is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from a diverse background.