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Northeastern University: Associate Director - New Program Development, Logistics & Operations.
University of San Francisco: Assistant Professor - Comparative Politics, African Politics.
Syracuse University: Assistant Professor, International Relations.
University of California, San Diego (UCSD): Assistant Professor, Comparative Politics .

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