Office of International Education and Development
305 North Perry-Paige
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
Diplomat in Residence Corner
The U.S. Department of State is pleased to inform you that we are accepting applications for Foreign Service Office Management Specialist positions.
Click here (http://careers.state.gov/specialist/opportunities/officemgt.html) for more information, and to start the application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is February 5, 2010. All potential applicants are strongly urged to read the entire vacancy announcement to ensure that they meet all of the requirements for this position, and that they fully understand the special circumstances involving a career in the Foreign Service before applying. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and at least 20 years old to apply and at least 21 years of age to be appointed. By law, all career candidates must be appointed to the Foreign Service prior to the month in which they reach age 60. We appreciate your interest in a career with the U.S. Department of State.
You Too Can Become a U.S. Ambassador
Ambassador Miriam Hughes is now available in Room 304N, Perry Paige Building in the Office of International Education. She welcomes inquiries from anyone interested in foreign affairs and exciting career opportunities in the U.S. Department of State, which operates more than 260 embassies and consulates abroad. Ambassador Hughes will provide counseling on career challenges and opportunities, entry requirements and preparation. She welcomes all inquiries and expects many more FAMU graduates to become Foreign Service Officers and future Ambassadors.
(Note: FAMU Alumni Teddy Taylor currently serves as U.S. Ambassador to Papua New Guinea.)