The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Program Officer of International Programs will help design and implement activities supporting humanities scholars and the communities in which they work. The Program Officer will help oversee ACLS’s rigorous peer-review processes; monitor the progress of Fellows during and after their fellowships; help design and implement program activities beyond fellowship competitions, such as Fellows’ workshops for projects-in-progress and for manuscript development and such as retreats for analyzing the present status of field in terms of inclusion and openness to other cultures; create a new program that places a small number of scholars in positions outside academia; contribute to the writing of the World Humanities Report; and maintain positive contact with former Fellows and advisers. Responsibilities include but are not limited to copywriting and editing; conducting competitions; and preparing reports and proposals.
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