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Job #: TR-654657
Location: Riyadh
Category: Training
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:
Leidos is seeking qualified candidates with extensive Top-Level School (TLS) experience to serve as the Academic Director (Provost) of the Saudi War Course (SWC), a TLS-equivalent Joint senior service school located at the Saudi Command and Staff College in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Provost serves as focal point for all SWC academic and academic support issues. He will work alongside a Saudi counterpart to plan for and implement programs, processes and policies that support the SWC professional military education mission. The Provost is responsible for both strategic planning and day to day execution of the SWC program. He will also serve as Site Manager for management and administrative support of approximately fourteen (14) U.S. and Saudi personnel.
REQUIRED EDUCATION: Doctorate degree (Ph.D, Ed.D) from an accredited institution. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Candidates must have extensive experience in Professional Military Education and: • Graduate of a US War College • At least one year of teaching experience at a US War College Or • Minimum of two years teaching experience at a US War College • Minimum of one year experience in an academic leadership position (Department Chair, Dean, Provost, etc.) at a US War College Equivalent civilian teaching experience may be substituted for US War College teaching experience on a case-by-case basis. DESIRED EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION: A high degree of cultural adaptability is a must. Previous international teaching experience, preferably in the Middle East, is highly desired as is Arabic language proficiency.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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