Geography Research and International Outreach Specialist

Association of American Geographers

Washington, DC, United States 🇺🇸


The American Association of Geographers (AAG) has an immediate opening for the position of Geography Research and International Outreach Specialist, to be located at the AAG’s central office in Washington, DC.

We seek an individual with a passion for geography and strong writing and management skills, who can support or lead AAG programs in research, education, and outreach. The successful candidate will participate in AAG research and international outreach programs, contribute to new project development; interact constructively with academic and non-academic organizations; and support program management.

A qualified candidate will have a Masters Degree or higher in geography or a closely related field, excellent writing and communications ability, and (at a minimum) basic computing and database skills. Experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods and Geographic Information Systems would be a plus.

Starting salary is anticipated to be in the $70,000 to $110,000 range, commensurate with experience. The AAG is an equal opportunity employer and offers a highly competitive benefits package and an excellent collegial working environment. The AAG office is located in the cosmopolitan and culturally vibrant Dupont Circle area of Washington, DC.

To Apply: Please send a letter of application, resume, and contact information for two references via email to: Douglas Richardson at [email protected]