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Global Career Night
February 27, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Hear from a panel of stellar UNC alumni in globally focused careers! A networking reception will follow the panel. At the reception, representatives from Honors Carolina, Carolina Office of Distinguished Scholarships, the Peace Corps, UNC Career Services, the UNC Center for Global Initiatives, UNC Study Abroad, the UNC Campus Y, and the US Department of State will join the panelists and attendees.
University of Texas at Austin
Erin O’Connor Minthorn
former US Department of State
Before joining Raytheon, Ms. Minthorn was a career member of the Foreign Service of the U.S. Department of State, beginning in 2008. Most recently, she served as the Chief of Staff to the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS. Her assignments also included the Bureau of Consular Affairs, the African Affairs Bureau’s Office of East Africa, and overseas at the U.S. missions in London and Beirut.
Ms. Minthorn received a master’s degree in political science from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2006. She received her bachelor’s degree in political science and history from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas.
Bower Group Asia
former US Department of State
Before joining BGA, Justin was an International Affairs Executive on detail to The Coca-Cola Company from the U.S. Department of State. Before working in the private sector, Justin served for four years at the U.S. Department of State in the Office of Global Women’s Issues under the leadership of former secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Melanne Verveer, the first U.S. ambassador-at-large for Global Women’s Issues, an office where he received multiple awards for his service.
Prior to joining the government, Justin served as a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He also conducted research on United Nations peacekeeping at the Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin, Germany. Justin graduated with a master’s degree in public policy and management from Carnegie Mellon University and a bachelor’s degree in political science and Spanish from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Co-organized with the UNC Curriculum in Global Studies.
Co-sponsored by the UNC College of Arts & Sciences, African Studies Center, Carolina Asia Center, Center for European Studies, Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies, Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies, and Institute for the Study of the Americas.
Additional support provided by the Diplomat in Residence, Honors Carolina, Carolina Office of Distinguished Scholarships, the UNC Campus Y, UNC Career Services, UNC Center for Global Initiatives, UNC Global, UNC Peace Corps, and UNC Study Abroad.