Call for Expressions of Interest – ICOMOS World Heritage Advisors

ICOMOS WorldHeritageOn the initiative of its President, Professor Toshiyuki Kono, ICOMOS is seeking Expressions of Interest from cultural heritage professionals worldwide in order to expand and diversify its international team of World Heritage Advisors for the evaluation of cultural and mixed property nominations to the World Heritage List.




The role of ICOMOS as one of the Advisory Bodies to the World Heritage Committee includes, among others, the evaluation of properties nominated for inscription on the World Heritage List.

The World Heritage Advisors assist the ICOMOS International Secretariat, the ICOMOS World Heritage Panel and the ICOMOS Board in formulating its recommendations to the World Heritage Committee.

This call for expressions of interest is limited to those wishing to become World Heritage Advisors working on the ICOMOS’ evaluation work of cultural and mixed properties nominations with the ICOMOS World Heritage Evaluation Unit.

To get all the information download the full Call for Expressions of Interest – ICOMOS World Heritage Advisors and submit your Expression of Interest by sending an email to WHadvisers-callforinterest[at]

Please include a summary curriculum vitae outlining your professional expertise and a cover letter addressing why you wish to become a World Heritage Advisor and how you meet the necessary requirements.

We require Expressions of Interest to be submitted materials in English or French and by 9 September 2019 at the latest.

For further information regarding the role of World Heritage Advisors and the requirements needed, please consult the Frequently Asked Questions or contact us by email.


Click here to view more information about the work of ICOMOS in relation with World Heritage.


Photo: Angkor, Siem Reap © Miel Delphine / ICOMOS

By using this website you agree to the use of cookies to recognize your repeat visits and preferences, the display of videos and the measurement of audiences.No cookies are used to track you for commercial or advertising purposes.

Your browser and online tools allow you to adjust the setting of these cookies. Learn more

I understand

Cookies Policy

ICOMOS informs you that, when browsing the ICOMOS website and all the pages of this domain, cookies are placed on the user's computer, mobile or tablet. No cookies are used to track users for commercial or advertising purposes.

A cookie is a piece of information stored by a website on the user's computer and that the user's browser provides to the website during each user’s visit.

These cookies essentially allow ICOMOS to:

You will find below the list of cookies used by our website and their characteristics:

Cookies created by the use of a third-part service on the website:

For information:

You can set up your browser to alert you of the presence cookies and offer you to accept them or not. You can accept or refuse cookies on a case-by-case basis or refuse them once and for all. However, some features of the ICOM website cannot function properly without cookies activated. 

The setting of cookies is different for each browser and generally described in the help menus. You will find more explanations on how to proceed via the links below.

Firefox   •  



Internet Explorer


Dowload ICOMOS Cookies Policy