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Director - Asia Program

CLOSES OCTOBER 6, 2014: The Wilson Center seeks a Director for the Asia Program to serve as the Center's chief expert and strategist on matters pertaining to Asia. The incumbent will provide oversight to a high-impact program designed to improve understanding about the Asian/Pacific region and U.S. policy towards Asia, develop and execute the program's fundraising strategy, oversee program operations - including supervision of staff, all while maintaining an individual base of research and publications in Asian Studies. This is an Excepted Service appointment in the U.S. civil service. All U.S. citizens may apply. All candidates must apply for this position through the USAJobs website. Please see the vacancy announcement for more information.

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Human Resources Office
Woodrow Wilson Center
One Woodrow Wilson Plaza
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004-3027