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The Center for Southeast Asian Studies organizes and sponsors a number of events such as lectures, film screening, workshops, symposia, conferences, exhibits, and performances throughout the year.  Several of these events are in collaboration with other U-M units, and are often free and open to the public. To see what we have planned for this semester, please view our poster »

II Career Event: Working at the U.S Department of State

Megan Ryan, PhD candidate, University of Michigan
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
3:00-4:00 PM
Fourth Floor, Community Commons Weiser Hall Map
Join us for coffee and conversation with former Foreign Affairs Officer Megan Ryan.

Megan Ryan is a second-year PhD student in Political Science at the University of Michigan. Her research interests include ethnic politics, civil military relations, and political accountability in developing democracies. She has a methodological interest in field experiments and a regional focus on Southeast Asia, specifically Indonesia and Myanmar. Before coming to Michigan, Megan completed a master’s degree in Southeast Asian Studies and worked on a variety of research projects at the intersection of conflict and development with the Asia Foundation and as a Fulbright Scholar in Indonesia. As a Foreign Affairs Officer at the U.S. State Department from 2014 – 2016, she provided conflict analysis and policy recommendations on U.S. foreign policy on Myanmar. She speaks Spanish and Bahasa Indonesian.
Building: Weiser Hall
Event Type: Careers / Jobs
Tags: Career, International
Source: Happening @ Michigan from International Institute, Center for Japanese Studies, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Center for Middle Eastern and North African Studies, Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Program in International and Comparative Studies, Center for South Asian Studies, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies