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Derek Smallwood

International Risk Manager - Middle East & Africa

Job Responsibilities

Oversees international risk management and manages departmental programs. Advises for CSU programs in the Middle East and Africa.


Burlington, Vermont


M.A. Sociology: Food, Agriculture and International Development (CSU in progress)
B.A. Global Studies: Politics, Culture and Society, Lesley University (Massachusetts)

Travel Experience and Interests

Studied in Rome, Italy as an undergraduate student. Worked in the West Bank of Palestine as an English teacher.
Favorite travel includes Turkey, Morocco, Belize and Scotland but maintains a long wish-list!

Favorite Aspect of CSU

An involved community with an emphasis on the great outdoors.