Amb. David H. Shinn

Professor of International Affairs, George Washington University


Ambassador David H. Shinn has been teaching in the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University since 2001. He served for 37 years in the U.S. Foreign Service with assignments at embassies in Lebanon, Kenya, Tanzania, Mauritania, Cameroon, Sudan and as ambassador to Burkina Faso and Ethiopia. The author of numerous book chapters and articles in academic and policy journals, he is also the co-author of China and Africa: A Century of Engagement (2012) and Historical Dictionary of Ethiopia (2013). Ambassador Shinn has a PhD in Political Science from George Washington University.


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