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Careers in Political Science

What are CSB/SJU alums doing with this major?

What can I do with this major?

Intern Profiles:

  • William Jude '16 (Communication & Political Science), Leighton Broadcasting-KNSI Radio, MN
  • Kamau Joseph '11 (Political Science), The Trinidad and Tobago Transparency Institute
  • Richie Podvin, '16 (Political Science, Pre-Law Concentration), Victim/Witness Program Intern, Anoka County Attorney's Office
  • Jacob Shawback '17 (Political Science & Hispanic Studies), Immigration Intern, Kim Hunter Law P.L.L.C.

Alum Profiles:

  • Katie Misukanis '02 (Business Management & Political Science), Account Executive, BNA
  • Marcy Twete '05 (Political Science), Manager, Corporate Responsibility & Executive Director, ArcelorMittal USA Foundation
  • Bryan Koontz '90 (Political Science), Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Foreign Service
  • Jacob Law '09 (Political Science), Exams Officer - Cambridge English Language Assessment, The Anglo Mexican Foundation - International Exams Centre
  • Kate Paul '13 (Political Science), Executive Assistant, Congressman Erik Paulsen (MN-03)
  • Barbara Wagner '01 (Political Science & Economics), Chief Economist, Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • Adam Leonard '05, (Peace Studies & Political Science), Registered Nurse Case Manager, Larkin Street Youth Services, San Francisco, CA
  • Monica Medina '92 (Political Science), Physician Assistant, Unity Clinic, PA
  • Jake Barnes '09 (Political Science), Assistant County Attorney, Wabasha County
  • Julie (Russomanno) Nilsson '98 (Political Science), Pro Bono Law Volunteer
  • Lisa Pintok '05 (Political Science), Litigation Support Specialist, Faegre & Benson
  • Kenna Dooley '04 (Political Science), Senior Development Associate, Mercy & Unity Hospitals Foundation
  • Colleen (Gross) Ebinger '01 (Political Science & Spanish), Director of Public Innovators, Root Cause

To explore more of what CSB/SJU alums are doing with this major, visit the Career Resource Center and check out the Alum Career Network database. 

Links for Political Science majors:

Visit the CSB/SJU Career Resource Centers for further information about major selection and career exploration. Career specialists and student career assistants are available to assist you as you research personal interests, values, and skills.

CSB Career Resource Center
Academic Service Bldg, CSB
[email protected]

SJU Resource Center
Mary Hall 25, SJU
[email protected]