San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 5, 2009
On Thursday, February 19 2009, beginning at 10 A.M. (PST), former Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Intelligence Analyst Tom Hunter, will share his thoughts on pursuing a career as an intelligence analyst for the federal government in this month's Henley-Putnam University teleconference.
The teleconference will include a discussion of Mr. Hunter's work as an intelligence analyst with the DIA, including his work in both the counterterrorism and counter drug divisions. Mr. Hunter will also discuss how he became involved in the field of counterterrorism with his particular educational background.
There will be a brief Question & Answer session following the teleconference.
The Henley-Putnam monthly teleconference briefings are free to the public. Reservations can be made by calling 408-453-9900 ext. 9949. "Life as a DIA Intelligence Analyst" with Tom Hunter will be live February 19 at 10:00 A.M. PST. Teleconferences are archived for free download on the University's website: http://www.henley-putnam.edu/111-185.htm.
About the Presenter
Tom Hunter is a former intelligence analyst with the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). While at the DIA, Mr. Hunter served as an intelligence analyst in the Counterterrorism division, including work in the Homeland, Weapons, Domestic Terrorism, and Americas branches, as well as the Detainee Support Cell. In his role, Mr. Hunter was responsible for providing all-source intelligence analysis. Previous to his position at DIA, Mr. Hunter worked as an intelligence analyst for the U.S. Coast Guard. In this role, he was responsible for providing all-source intelligence analysis examining the illicit shipments of drugs from Latin America to the United States. Mr. Hunter is currently the editor for the Journal of Strategic Security and has also been a contributing writer to Jane's Intelligence Review, and an associate editor and contributing writer for the Journal of Counterterrorism and Security International. Mr. Hunter has received numerous awards for his work in counterterrorism, including the National Leadership Award, International Association of Counterterrorism and Security Professionals, and the Intelligence Community Counterterrorism Studies Fellowship, 2004-2005.
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