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Information Session on Department of State Internships, Fellowships, and Careers

Thursday, September 28, 2017

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Kim Koo Library

Interested in public service? Working for the U.S. State Department? Want to learn more about internships and careers? Diplomat in Residence for New England, Jon Danilowicz, discusses opportunities for internships, fellowships, and careers with the Department of State, focusing on opportunities for domestic and foreign internships and opportunities in the Consular Fellows program. Learn more about civil service career opportunities, the Pickering and Rangel Fellowship Programs, and the Foreign Service Officer selection process.

Sponsored by the International Relations Program

Watson Career Series

Jon F. Danilowicz, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, began his most recent assignment as Diplomat in Residence for New England based at The Fletcher School in October 2015.

Prior to beginning this assignment, Jon served as Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Peshawar, Pakistan from 2014-2015, with responsibility for advancing U.S. interests in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas. Jon earlier served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 2012 – 2014. Earlier in his career, Jon served multiple additional tours in Pakistan and Bangladesh and in Washington in the Bureau of South Asian Affairs.

Jon was detailed to the faculty of the U.S. Naval War College where he taught in the Strategy and Policy Department from 2006- 2007. He earlier graduated with highest distinction from the Naval Command and Staff College with a Masters in National Security Studies in 2003. Jon is a graduate of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service (magna cum laude).

Jon’s other foreign postings include service at the U.S. Embassies in Panama, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. He also served in the State Department Operations Center.