U.S. Department of State Diplomat-in-Residence Micahel Thurston has UF Office Hours

Filed under Academic & Research, Opportunities on September 21, 2015.

Michael Thurston, U.S. Department of State Diplomat-in-Residence, will hold office hours this fall in the UF International Center Small Conference Room. He will be available to talk with students about possible careers or internships with the Department of State.

Thurston most recently served in Afghanistan, where he was the Political Advisor and Senior Civilian Representative to the Special Operations Joint Task Force. Prior to his service in Afghanistan, he led the U.S. Embassy in Burma as the Charge d’Affaires.


  • Thursday, September 24, 10:30-3 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 8, 10:30-3 p.m.

Contact Cindy Tarter at ctarter@ufic.ufl.edu with questions, or contact Michael Thurston at DIRSoutheast@state.gov.