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Wargame Instructional Fellow in the Center for Strategic Leadership - US Army War College

  • 1.  Wargame Instructional Fellow in the Center for Strategic Leadership - US Army War College

    Posted 03-09-2020 15:28
    Edited by Travis Ferrell 03-09-2020 15:31
    Wargame Instructional Fellow in the Center for Strategic Leadership - US Army War College
     
    Open & closing dates - 02/25/2020 to 04/10/2020

    https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/560678700

    Dear Friends and Colleagues,
     
    I'm pleased to announce that the Center for Strategic Leadership at the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania is seeing current undergraduate students or recent graduates for paid part- time fellowships in our gaming department. This is an excellent opportunity for those with an interest in strategic and serious gaming. Details are attached.
     
    Please share with those who might be interested.
     
    Thank you.
     
    [This post shared on behalf of] Sam White
    Deputy Director, Center for Strategic Leadership United States Army War College Carlisle Barracks, PA
     
    The U.S. Army War College (USAWC) seeks qualified candidates to serve as a Wargame Instructional Fellow in the Center for Strategic Leadership (CSL). The successful candidate should be currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree or be a recent graduate with a Bachelor's Degree in a field relevant to strategic gaming. The Fellow will have the opportunity to make contributions to the development of strategic games which will be used to inform education and decision making in support of U.S. national security.
    This is a part-time (20 hours/week) civilian position at the Center for Strategic Leadership (CSL) at U.S. Army War College (USAWC) as provided under Title 10 USC 4021. Initial appointment will be for six months. The appointment may be renewed for up to one-year in total. The position is structured for current or recently graduated undergraduates with an interest in developing and teaching educational wargames for use in strategic-level education.
    Specific responsibilities and opportunities:
    - Collaborate with professional strategic game developers and faculty to design, develop and teach custom strategic games in graduate-level curriculum and to inform senior leader decision making.
    - Collaborate with Department of Defense Officials to determine the scope and applicability of wargames as a technique for conducting research into issues of military strategic importance.
    - Serve as a member of a gaming team in teaching games in graduate-level education and inform senior leader decision making.
    - Participate in wargames and workshops, and write and publish on matters of importance related to strategic wargaming.
    The U.S. Army War College is located at Carlisle Barracks, PA, home to an historic Army post that provides a collegial, vibrant, and secure work environment for its employees. The USAWC is the Army's most senior institution for professional military education. It educates the best senior U.S. military officers of all services, U.S. government civilians, and military officers from over 70 foreign countries.
    Applications are due by April 10, 2020. For more information and application instructions, please access the announcement posted on the USAJOBS web site
     
     
    or contact the Army War College personnel office at usarmy.carlisle.awc.mbx.g1-civilian-personel-division@mail.mil or (717) 245-4596.


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    Travis Ferrell, MA, MLIS
    he/him/his
    Military Libraries Division Past Chair
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