Foreign Service Careers and Opportunities in Latin America and Beyond

Ken Chavez, UNM Diplomat in Residence

Wednesday, September 05, 2018 | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm

Latin American and Iberian Institute

801 Yale Blvd NE (campus building #165)


For continuing students, the Department of State offers internships in Washington, D.C., or at many of our embassies and consulates around the world. Graduate fellowship programs are available for seniors considering graduate school in a field relevant to diplomacy. The Department of State is looking for Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, and Chinese speakers for the Consular Fellows Program to use their language skills to provide consular services abroad. Ken will also discuss the Foreign Service Officer hiring proces for those interested in becoming diplomats in the future. For questions, please feel free to contact Diplomat in Residence at


This event is free and open to the public.


Career Services, Global Education Office , International Studies Institute, Latin American and Iberian Institute , National Security Studies Program