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Kosal visits Ecuadar's National Institute of Advanced Studies
National Institute of Advanced Studies (Ecuador) (June 21, 2010) — Prof Kosal invited as visiting Professor to Ecuador’s National Institute of Advanced Studies.
Dr. Margaret E. Kosal spent much of June in the capitol of Ecuador, Quito, as a visiting professor at the Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales (IAEN) teaching a course in the master’s program in Security and Defense titled “Threats, Technology, & Information Society.”
In addition to teaching on the intersection of technology, security, and the information society, Kosal gave a public lecture on the role of technology in global security, and met with representatives from the ministries of defense and foreign affairs, the armed forces, and other offices.
Professor Kosal's Visit to El Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales
Prof Kosal's Bio
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report's top public universities, Georgia Tech's more than 20,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Management and Sciences. Tech is among the nation's top producers of women and minority engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.