Caitlin Navratil

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Professional Biography

Before starting at the University of Denver, Caitlin served as a Youth in Development Peace Corps Volunteer in Thailand. She served as Editor-in-Chief of Peace Corps Thailand Magazine and likes to continue learning Thai in her free time. She is experienced in website management and construction, business communication, and data analysis. She has previously worked at Thrivent Financial, Allianz Life Insurance Company, and Bellisio Foods, Inc. She is looking forward to combining business and communication skills with her interest in International Studies. Her research interests include violent extremism, Asia, and political communication.


BA in Political Science with Minors in Communication and History, Bethel University (Graduated December 2016)

MA in International Studies, University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies (Expected Graduation Spring 2022)