World Learning - Short-term Consultant Lebanon Higher Education Technical Advisor



World Learning seeks a short-term consultant to map stakeholders, conduct research, analyze findings, provide contextual information, and contribute to program design in support to World Learning staff in preparation for upcoming higher education programming in Lebanon. Consultancy may require some travel around various governorates in Lebanon.



Conduct desk research on the higher education sector (including universities and technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions) in Lebanon

Identify key policies, research studies, or strategy plans that are public and/or in design that would be vital for World Learning to understand and take into consideration

Identify key projects or competitors for review and/or engagement

Conduct interviews with relevant governmental, non-governmental, and private sector stakeholders to answer key research questions posed by World Learning

Write up research findings, providing analysis of themes and recommendations for project design

Provide input and advice on design questions related to context, partners, approaches, and activities

Gather additional information as needed



Required Experience or Education:

• A Master's degree in a related field

8+ years of experience working in a similar capacity with international organizations is a plus

Experience with USAID projects is a plus

Applicants must be authorized to work in the location where this position is offered


Required Skills:

Excellent organizational skills with high attention to detail

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Professional proficiency in written and spoken English


Required Behaviors/Competencies:

Familiarity with higher education landscape in Lebanon, including relationships with key university stakeholders; connections within the TVET sector are a plus


Reports to: Senior Business Development Officer

Anticipated Period of Performance: February – June 2024

Term of Consultancy: Up to 15 Days

Base of Designation: Beirut, Lebanon


How to apply

Please send a CV and cover letter with relevant experience and daily consulting rate to [email protected] and [email protected]

Saturday, 24. Feb 2024
Type of Call
Call for Consultancies
Intervention Sector(s):
Remuneration range:
4000 to 5000 (USD)
Duration of Contract:
up to 15 days