Career Opportunities

The American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR)—a non-profit institution in Amman—is seeking to fill the following positions within USAID SCHEP (Sustainable Cultural Heritage Through Engagement of Local Communities Project). USAID SCHEP is set to continue until 2022 and needs new staff to join its dynamic team, including:

To apply:

Please read the job descriptions, responsibilities, qualifications needed, and experience required carefully by clicking on the position title mentioned above.
Then please send a letter of interest as a PDF with the desired job title in the subject line, and an updated CV including names and contact information for two references to . The deadline for receiving applications is 10 January 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and only applications sent by email are accepted.

Note: These positions are full-time and regular hours of work are Sunday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; long hours and frequent weekend work are likely; site visits and trips outside Amman are expected. Salary scale will be based on qualifications and salary history as well as project budget restraints. Employment is subject to an annual renewable contract based on performance.

For details about USAID SCHEP, please visit, and for information about ACOR, please visit
ACOR is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions including hiring, termination, promotion, and wages and privileges will be made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, or any other classification protected by law.