Our professionals are the core of our program. Specialists are paid professionals, and the service they provide through local universities, ministries of education, and other academic institutions contributes to better mutual understanding between the United States and people in other countries. Specialists are highly trained and qualified U.S. English language teaching professionals. They are experts in the field with significant experience in a specific specialization. Specialist assignments require a higher level of expertise than Fellow assignments, and Specialists must have extensive experience conducting English language teacher training workshops and presentations as well as a demonstrated commitment to the field of English language teaching. In addition to their professional expertise, Specialists must be motivated and adaptable as well as have the desire and freedom to travel and work abroad. For more detailed information on the eligibility requirements, click here.