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SEPTEMBER 2013
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THE FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL
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INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION
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Deadline: Five weeks ahead of publication.
Tel: (202) 944-5507. Fax: (202) 338-8244.
E-mail:
miltenberger@afsa.org
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EMPLOYMENT
THE TANGIER AMERICAN LEGATION INSTITUTE FOR
MOROCCAN STUDIES
, the only U.S. historic landmark outside the
United States and the site of the American Overseas Research Center of
the American Institute for Maghrib Studies in Morocco, invites applica-
tions for the position of Resident Director. TALIM is housed in a spacious
historic building in the Tangier Medina that functions as a museum open
to the public, a public research library, a conference facility and a com-
munity center, and hosts a language program.
TALIM’s director serves as liaison between American and Moroccan
scholars and administers AIMS grants and programs in Morocco, as well
as cooperating with other AIMS centers in Tunis and Oran. He or she
needs to show an ability to: act in a representational capacity abroad,
conserve and operate a historic building, activate and direct community
outreach programs, fundraise, and organize and interact efectively with
the international academic community.
TALIM is supported by private sources and by AIMS; maintenance of
the building is funded by the U.S. embassy, and organized and overseen
by the director. Te director supervises a staf consisting of a librarian-
assistant director, a tour guide and three maintenance men, and is
responsible to a board of directors in Washington.
Applicants should have experience in the Maghrib, in academics and
administration, and be fuent in French. Knowledge of Arabic is highly
desirable, as well. Tey should have a comfortable retirement package
already in hand as the position does not provide pension or medical
benefts. Housing is provided in the legation. Travel to board meetings in
Washington, D.C., is paid twice a year.
Please send a statement of interest and qualifcations and a current
CV to diane@dianeponasik.com <mailto:diane@dianeponasik.com> ,
TALIM secretary. Te position is open in the summer of 2014. Applica-
tions should be submitted no later than Sept. 30, 2013; review will begin
on Oct. 1. TALIM is an equal-opportunity institution.
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DC METRO AREA REALTOR:
Whether you’re buying, selling or leasing,
Jack Croddy, an FSO for more than 30 years, will help you achieve your
real estate goals. An expert negotiator, Jack is a member of W.C. & A.N.
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E-mail:
arnold.croddy@longandfoster.com
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LANDSCAPE DESIGN
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Foreign Service and military families living abroad, and have many won-
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Tel: (703) 244-3843.
E-mail:
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Web site:
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VACATION
LOOKING FOR A PEACEFUL N.C. MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE?
Modern
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Sleeps 8+; wireless and cable included.
Web site:
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SHOPPING
CRAVING GROCERIES
from home? Order non-perishable grocery
products from our physical grocery store ($4.95 shopping fee), and we
will ship the order (additional cost) via the Dulles mail sorting facility or
APO/FPO/DPO address.
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• www.lowesfoodstogo.com
• Choose the Robinhood Road store in Winston-Salem, N.C.
• Pay online via PayPal
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