David J. Smith is a writer for the PJSA peace chronicle as well as a conflict resolution educator, peace building trainer, and career coach. His professional experience has spanned the legal, think tank, international, quasi-government, and higher and secondary education sectors. He has taught at all higher education levels: community college, 4-year undergraduate (private, public, religious), graduate, and international. In 2003-2004 he was a U.S. Fulbright Scholar teaching at the University of Tartu in Estonia. From 2005 -2012 he was a senior program officer and senior manager at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington where he managed programs for colleges and universities and developed training for faculty and students. He works with all groups and educational institutions to support peace building awareness. Needless to say, he is very educated in the peace studies field and would be a great resource for any potential peace studies students or workers. He is hosting a webinar on 4/18/18 at 7 pm about careers in conflict resolution and it is highly recommended if you’re interested in this field of work! The webinar is sponsored by the Education, Research, and Training Section of the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR). Below is the flier for the webinar. Register now at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/710885b12c4f78a4d746f627e8486654 !