"Once you mention you are from MIIS – you might get a bow from an Ambassador (it happened to me several times already - unbelievable). People really treat you differently when you mention the school.”
Elena is currently an International Professional Service Semester fellow from the Monterey Institute assigned to the United Nations. She describes her fellowship at the United Nations Headquarters, Office for Disarmament Affairs, Weapons of Mass Destruction Branch.
Professor Wood was our Academic Dean and Provost from 1980-1997. He was a member of the faculty at American University, and served as a cultural officer for the US Information Agency in Lebanon, Afghanistan and India. He was a trainer for US State Department's Foreign Service Institute and a consultant on South Asian affairs for General Dynamics, Dupont, General Electric and the US Department of Defense.
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