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Ambassador Khatuna Salukvadze

Education:

Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government, MPA in Public Administration, 2004

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), MSc in International Relations, 1997

Tbilisi State University, Philosophy, Georgia, 1993

Professional Experience:

Ambassador-At-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2011-2013
Political Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2009-2011
Director of the Department for the Americas, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2009
Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister, Government of Georgia, 2008-2009
Deputy Political Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2006-2008
Counselor, Policy Planning and Analysis Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, 2005-2006
Senior Specialist, Committee on Defense and Security, Parliament of Georgia, 2001-2002
Consultant, Committee on Defense and Security, Parliament of Georgia, 1998-1999

Other Experience:

Lecturer, International Relations Department, Tbilisi State University, 2008-2013
Head of Strategic Development Unit, Tbilisi State University, 2008-2009
Academic Coordinator, Transformation in the South Caucasus MA Program, CSS, Tbilisi State University, 2006-2009
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Tbilisi State University, 2005-2008
Research Fellow, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute, Johns Hopkins University-SAIS, Washington DC, USA, 2000
Academic PhD Fellow, Higher Education Support Program (HESP), 2010-2013

Awards

Academic Fellowship AFP, 2008-2013
Edmund Muskie Fellowship, USA, 2002-2004
NATO Research Fellow, 1999-2001
Chevening Fellow, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 1996-1997

Diplomatic Rank: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

Languages: Georgian, English, Russian, French, Spanish

Married, has a daughter