Political Science majors end up in a wide range of careers. Please let us (and your classmates) know what you’re up to by creating a profile. We want to hear from you!

Arts/Museums

Ian Mercer ’16

American Music, Political Science/International Relations

The Cleveland Orchestra, Operations Assistant

Business/Finance/Sales

Eric J. Angell ’15

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Benjamin P. Barclay ’09

ENTSC, Political Science/International Relations

Zendesk, VP, Corporate Development & Technology Partnerships

Mitch Bermel ’17

Political Science/International Relations

Thomson Reuters, Business Development Representative

Kelsey C. Cox ’14

Political Science/International Relations, South Asian Studies

Paul Ellebrecht ’10

Political Science/International Relations

Collaborative Strategies, Consultant

Ian Fischer ’15

Political Science

Facebook, Product Operations

Henry B. Gordon ’15

Political Science

The North Face, Planning Manager

Megan A. Haddock ’01

Political Science/International Relations

International Society for Third Sector Research, Program Manager

Julia R. Holewinski ’16

Political Science/International Relations, East Asian Studies

Epic Systems, Project Manager

David B. Hunt, J.D. ’78

Political Science

Critical Measures, LLC, President/CEO

Lauren M. Janus ’01

Political Science/International Relations

Thoughtful Philanthropy, Director

Julia J. Kenney ’20

Political Science/International Relations

Foundation, Associate

Robert R. Nachtsheim ’07

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

LPL Financial, Assistant Vice President

Cameron J. Platt ’07

Political Science/International Relations, East Asian Studies

Boston Consulting Group, General Management Consultant

Nonoko Sato ’00

Political Science/International Relations

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, Associate Director

Beth S. Shapiro ’10

LTAMC, Political Science

Warner Bros. Entertainment, Manager of Organization Development

Jacob D. Sippel ’18

Political Science/International Relations, Spanish

Promontory Financial Group, Analyst

Michael J. Sobaski ’15

Political Science

Wyze Labs, Senior Director of Product Management

Owen R. Solis ’17

Middle East Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Franklin Templeton Investments, Research Associate

Heather Stimmler ’97

Political Science, ENTSC

Sea Shepherd Global, Media Director

Suhail S. Thandi ’17

Cinema and Media Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Consocia Advisory, Assistant Manager – Knowledge, Insights, and CSR

Sebastian Tovar Montanez ’18

Cross-Cultural Studies, Political Science/International Relations, Africana Studies

AbbVie Inc., Data & Research Analyst-Equity/Equality/Diversity/Inclusion

Erika Tyagi ’16

Economics, Political Science/International Relations

Economists Incorporated, Research Associate

William J. Tynan ’11

Political Science/International Relations

Jianxiong Zhang ’20

Political Science/International Relations

Bowu Inc., Founder

Communications/Media

Alice I. Cohen ’15

Political Science/International Relations

College Possible, Communications VISTA

Claire A. Kelloway ’16

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Open Markets Institute, Food & Farming Reporter and Policy Analyst

Education (Higher Ed)

Takuya Amagai ’16

Political Science/International Relations

(unknown)

Peter A. Bruno ’17

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Harvard Kennedy School, Master in Public Policy

Roy L. Cady-Kimble ’18

Political Science/International Relations

St. Olaf College, Assistant Dean of Admissions

Emilia L. Calma ’14

Political Science/International Relations

Unknown

Emma E. Dobbins ’10

Political Science

University of California San Francisco, Medical Student

Sarah Forster ’93

Russian Studies, Political Science

Carleton College, Director of Milestone Reunions

Jacob S. Hoerger ’14

Russian, Political Science

Harvard University, Student

Connor Jackson ’15

Political Science

Carleton College, Assistant Dean of Admissions

Dana Mackey ’12

Political Science

Carleton College, Admissions Reader

Michael Massad ’14

Political Science

Carleton College, Admissions Reader

Bailey R. Ulbricht ’15

Political Science/International Relations

Paper Airplanes, Founder & President

Education (Pre K-12)

Margaret E. Seymour ’80

Political Science

Jefferson County School, Teacher (Ret.)

Environment/Agriculture

Jacob L. Frankel ’17

Political Science/International Relations

San Cristobal Coffee Importers

Thomas R. Mackin ’87

Political Science

Belmont-Central Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director

Isabel S. Storey ’17

American Music, Political Science/International Relations

Borough of State College, Planner

Government/Public Service

Michael J. Happ ’17

Educational Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Ibad H. Jafri ’17

Cinema and Media Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Thaddeus J. Owens ’95

Political Science

Benjamin W. Phillips ’05

Political Science/International Relations

United States Marine Corps, Infantry Officer

Healthcare

John J. W. Fangman ’88

Political Science

Medical College of Wisconsin, Senior Director Ambulatory Services

Info Systems/Technology/Library

Marc R. Schwartz ’91

Political Science, Political Economy

CNS Partners, LLC, President

Legal Professions

Mara J. Daly ’16

Political Science/International Relations

Binsfeld Law Firm, Immigration Legal Assistant

Anna E. Jarman ’14

Political Science/International Relations, European Studies

Kristin Clare Larson ’81

Political Science

State of Minnesota, District Court Judge

Bonita Y. Leung ’00

Political Science/International Relations, East Asian Studies

Chi-X, General Counsel

Anya L. Naschak ’98

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Andrew J. Navratil ’07

Political Science

US District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Law Clerk

Marika K. O’Connor Grant ’14

Political Science

(unknown)

Worthington S. Phillips ’10

Political Science

Georgetown Law, Law Clerk at DOL OALJ

Gregory P. Preves, J.D. ’91

Political Science

Curran Group, Inc., Vice President and General Counsel

Paul W. Sanderson-Cimino ’06

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Legal Services of Northern California, Staff Attorney

Alexander Siemers ’14

Political Science/International Relations

Allen & Overy

Matthew J. Thibodeau ’18

French and Francophone Studies, Political Science/International Relations

(unknown), Paralegal

Ellen R. Tighe ’09

Political Science

Greene Radovsky Maloney Share & Hennigh, LLP, Associate, Real Estate

Other Careers

Dilara Akgunduz ’15

European Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Gregory Amusu ’19

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Jeffrey Berg ’14

Political Science, Cognitive Science

Andrew R. Biddison ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Mara R. Blumenstein ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Damali Britton ’18

Political Science/International Relations

Nebraska Appleseed, Weitz Fellow

Joseph R. Burson ’16

Political Science/International Relations

Erica B. Cagliero ’20

Public Policy, Political Science/International Relations

Nicholas A. Caputo ’19

Political Science/International Relations, French

Francisco O. Castro ’18

Latin American Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Laura L. Clise ’01

Political Science/International Relations

Avery E. Coombe ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Carly Davidson ’15

Political Science/International Relations

Global Air Charters, Inc., Pilot – First Officer

Paige E. Dedrick ’15

Political Science/International Relations

Rosario A. Dominguez ’90

Political Science

UMass Donahue Institute, Head Start Region I Training and Technical Assistance Coord.

Jonah R. Fisher ’20

Political Science/International Relations, Computer Science

William A. Gray ’14

Political Science

Jacob R. Gunderson ’17

German, Political Economy, Political Science/International Relations

Michael J. Hood ’90

Political Science

JPMorgan Asset Management, Managing Director

Micalie J. Hunt ’20

Political Science/International Relations

Jeffrey L. Levy ’87

Political Science

Zizi Li ’17

Cinema and Media Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Andrea E. Lofquist ’20

Political Science/International Relations

Calvin T. Lundy ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Alice Mei ’16

Political Science/International Relations, Psychology

The Center for Effective Philanthropy, Senior Analyst

Rohan Mukherjee ’19

Music Performance, Political Economy, Political Science/International Relations

Contented Cow Creamery, Founder

Raul Noguera-McElroy ’17

Political Science/International Relations

Julian B. Pozniak ’14

European Studies, Political Science, Music

Peter C. Sang ’17

Educational Studies, Political Science/International Relations

Justine F. Seligson ’19

Political Science/International Relations, Cross-Cultural Studies

Jack L. Sherrick ’20

Political Science/International Relations

Daniel H. Smith ’91

Political Science, Political Economy

Justine E. Szafran ’19

Political Science/International Relations, Studio Art

Kifaya M. Taha ’17

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy, French and Francophone Studies

Daniel Tamez ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Edmund J. Wackerman ’19

Political Science/International Relations, Spanish

Emily B. Wallace-Jackson ’87

Political Science, Political Economy

Seven Dreams Education Foundation, Executive Director

Yingying Wang ’19

Political Science/International Relations, Computer Science

David J. Wege ’19

Political Science/International Relations

Claire H. Willeck ’15

Political Science/International Relations, Economics

SeungJoon Yoo ’16

Political Economy, Political Science/International Relations

Peace Corps/AmeriCorps/Teach for America

Elyse N. Wanzenried ’19

Political Science/International Relations, French and Francophone Studies, English

Peace Corps, TEFL Teacher

Public Policy

Jacob A. Cohn ’13

Political Science/International Relations

U.S. Agency for International Development, Information Office, OFDA

Cole V. Frank ’15

Political Science/International Relations, Political Economy

Alicia A. Mazzara ’06

Political Science/International Relations

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, Research Associate, Housing

Brian R. Sala ’85

Political Economy, Political Science

Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commissi, Deputy Director

Daniel Alan Shinn-Krantz ’04

Political Science

Science/Lab Research

Thet-Htar Thet ’17

Political Science/International Relations, Educational Studies

UNESCO Project Office, Junior Consultant

Social Service/Advocacy

Carrie Z. Bloss ’97

Political Science

Project Hospitality, Executive Director

Masha Finn ’09

Political Science/International Relations, French and Francophone Studies

Hamline University, Career Counselor

Kathryn E. S. Lozada ’12

LTAMC, Political Science/International Relations

ISAIAH, Southern Minnesota Organizer