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Tefik Agushi

Master of Arts in Global and International Studies at University of Kansas

Mr. Agushi graduated on May 15, 2016, successfully completing the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences degree requirements and defending his thesis on “The Great Powers’ Recognition: Crucial for Kosovo and Iraqi Kurdistan Secession.”

Previously, he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Arts and Sciences: Management, Economics and Public Policy from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).

His professional experience includes positions as a Human Resources Manager at Meridian Express and a journalist for Radio Television of Kosovo (RTK). Furthermore, as a part of the American University in Kosovo (AUK) Co-op program, Mr. Agushi served as a Public Relations Assistant at the university's Vice President's Office. 

Some of his early extracurricular activities included participation in the international conflict resolution program, Seeds of Peace, in the United States, as well as membership in a committee of the Kosovo Open Society Fund (KFOS).

Mr. Agushi enrolled in a diverse interdisciplinary program including topical and regional courses from a variety of studies: Global & International Studies, Political Science, European Studies, Russian and East European Studies, and Middle East Studies.

The KU Global and International Studies program equipped him with advanced research and analytical skills, and knowledge of global and international issues based on theoretical, comparative, and contemporary perspectives.


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