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Human Geography Instructor with Podium Experience

Subject Matter Expert with Instructor experience to develop and deliver Human Geography training classes to government agencies and the Department of Defense (DoD).

The successful candidate will deliver in-resident and distance learning instructional programs in accordance with course requirements.  Uses instructional methods such as, guided discussions, lectures, demonstrations, small group exercises, seminars, workshops, and laboratories. Uses Instructional technology, including but not limited to Blackboard. Conducts assessment strategy in accordance with the course design, including instructor observation, testing, and grading. Provides formal and informal student feedback. Provides subject matter expertise throughout the curriculum creation process, including content review and feedback to development staff. Relevant instructional experience includes, but is not limited to, experience developing and delivering technical training and educational courses in academic, commercial, government, or industrial organizations. Relevant subject matter expertise (SME) experience includes, but is not limited to, experience in technical field as described below.

Travel Percentage: 25%

Required Security Clearance: TS/SCI POLY Eligible

Minimum Education and Experience varies based on level:

  • Teaching Experience: 2 - 8 years' relevant experience as an on-podium trainer/instructor for class sizes up to 20 personnel 
  • SME Experience: 6 - 20 years' relevant experience

Required Skills and Education:

  • Demonstrated experience creating, editing, reviewing, and responding to Requests for Information (RFI).
  • Minimum 4 years of experience with GIS and analysis of Human Geography data to solve intelligence problems and to create cartographic products and data sets. 
  • Possess a working knowledge of the application of GIS and geospatial technologies throughout the DoD or the Intelligence Community. 
  • Demonstrated fundamental knowledge of the principles and applications of imagery interpretation, digital image processing systems, collections, and sensor phenomenology. 
  • Demonstrated experience of ESRI GIS software and extensions, DoD, Federal, and Commercial data sources, standards, and models.
  • Provide systems and data checkout, classroom set up, material handling, and other administrative support
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the principle of guided exercises.
  • Proven working knowledge of the principles of learning styles, student feedback, and immediacy behaviors affect student satisfaction.
  • Working knowledge of multiple communication strategies and student-center environment.
  • Proven working knowledge of agencies within the IC and the Department of Defense (DoD).
  • Proven working knowledge of Tasking, Collection, Processing, Exploitation and Dissemination (TCPED). 
  • Proven excellent writing and briefing skills including command of grammar and business communications style, i.e. the ability to convey ideas clearly and concisely.
  • Knowledge of Instructional Systems Design (ISD) as well as knowledge in the development and implementation of course materials, and how to make those course materials ISD compliant.
  • Proven experience with MS Office and associated software tools, e.g., Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.


Preferred Skills and Education:

  • Experience in creating presentations, briefings, and Human Geography geospatial products for demonstration purposes.
  • Experience with the testing, development of curriculum, creating presentation and briefings, and evaluation of new equipment/systems.
  • Knowledge of Instructional Systems Design (ISD) as well as knowledge in the development and implementation of course materials, and how to make those course materials ISD compliant.
  • Experience with training in a military or Intelligence Community environment.
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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI
Springfield, Virginia
United States
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