New Addition to CBI Staff

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We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Erik Benson to the Capacity Building International  team in the role of Academic Director. 

Before joining CBI, he most recently served as a professor of history for 13 years Cornerstone University (USA). He taught a wide variety of courses in American, European, and world history, as well as contemporary global affairs. His fields of study include the aviation history, American diplomatic history, modern American history, and 20thCentury Europe. In addition to his content field, he is an active scholar in the field of pedagogy. He has published one monograph, numerous journal articles, and several book reviews, and has presented at a variety of conferences. His is currently a member of the board for the Economic and Business History Society, and serves on the editorial team for its journal. He has been to Kosovo on numerous occasions, and had the opportunity to teach for a semester at the American University in Kosovo in 2015.

With the role of Academic Director filled, CBI will now focus our efforts towards innovative and unique education and training solutions which fit our complex and international world. Through our strategic partnerhips, expertise, and unique operational and organizational insight, we will soon finalize the establishment a highly specialized educational platform for US students studying abroad.