9 December 18:00 - 19:30 CET
Bruzewitzsalen, Campus Gamla Torget, Gamla Torget 6, Uppsala, Sweden
Are you curious about how to land that first job? How to get an internship at an embassy? What to think about when applying for a masters abroad? And what is it really like to work at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs?
Get the answers to all of these questions and more at the first event in the “How to get a job”-series by the UF Career Group in collaboration with Pax et Bellum! Come and meet alumni from Uppsala University who now work in these areas and take the chance to ask them everything you've ever wanted to know!
Our panelists are:
Linn Härfast - Linn has a masters degree from the Swedish Defence University and has done internships at the Permanent Representation of Sweden to the EU in Brussels and at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, where she now works as a desk officer in the UN department. Linn is a former Political Science student at Uppsala University.
Albin Aronsson - Albin is a security policy analyst at the Swedish Defence Research Agency. He has a masters degree in War Studies from King's College London and a bachelor's degree in Politcal Science from Uppsala University.
Håkan John Wilson - Håkan has studied Economics, Politcal Science and International Relations at Uppsala University and Princeton University. He has worked as a Development Specialist at the World Bank and as a Banking Specialist for IFC, where he remains as advisor to the CEO after his retirement. Håkan has lived in Nairobi, Kenya since 2008.
Pearl Mulkerrins - Human Rights Advisor at the United Nations Association of Sweden. Pearl has a masters degree in Human Rights from Uppsala University and has priorly worked as Project Officer for the UN International Organization for Migration in East and the Horn Africa. She has also conducted research.
Sebastian van Baalen - Assistant Professor at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University, mainly focusing on violence and governance in civil war, electoral violence and postwar violence. He has conducted research on rebel governance in Côte d'Ivoire
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