Government and Legal Studies

Urban Researcher, Victoria (Wirunwan) Pitakton ‘17

What is your current job (position) and what do you do specifically? I am a researcher (officially called “urban researcher”) at an organization called Urban Design and Development Center in Bangkok, Thailand. It is a small organization of about fifteen people that deals with urban development, urban planning, and urban governance, and aims to be […]

PhD candidate in Political Science, Tanu Kumar ’12

What is your current job (position) and what do you do specifically? I am a PhD candidate in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. For now, I’m trying to wrap up my dissertation project and while also working towards submitting other research projects and papers for publication. I also occasionally help teach undergraduate […]

Executive Producer of the Howie Carr Show, Steve Robinson ’11

What is your current job and what do you do specifically? I’m the Executive Producer of the Howie Carr Show, a Boston-based radio show that airs on 30 stations throughout New England and nationally on Newsmax TV. My job is to research news topics, mix audio during the show, book guests, and banter with Howie […]

Associate Attorney at Mintz Levin, Alain Mathieu ’12

What is your current job and what do you do specifically?

I am an associate attorney at Mintz Levin, a large Boston-based law firm. I am in the firm’s litigation section, where I work on a wide variety of matters involving public and private companies across a number of industries.

Associate at Williams & Connolly LLP, John S. Connolly ’11

What is your current job and what do you do specifically?

I recently finished working as a judicial law clerk to Judge Jill Pryor on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Atlanta, Georgia. After my one-year clerkship ended, I moved back home to D.C. and began working as an associate at Williams & Connolly LLP (no relation!), a law firm that focuses on complex and high-stakes litigation.

General Counsel for Shipyard Brewing Company, Brandon Mazer ’08

What is your current job and what do you do specifically? I am General Counsel for Shipyard Brewing Company based in Portland, Maine.  My position allows me to interact with almost every aspect of the business.  I am involved with compliance, branding, assisting with opening new pub locations across the country (Shipyard also owns Sea […]

Associate editor at ‘The Trace’ and Master’s Degree Bound, Nora Biette-Timmons ’14

What is your current job and what do you do specifically? Location: New York, NY (soon to be London, UK) I’m the associate editor at The Trace (www.thetrace.org), which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan news site that covers gun violence and gun policy. Because we’re a small organization, I get to do a little bit of […]