Curriculum Vitae

Name: Claire Wählen
Phone: +1 (819) 239-8800
Twitter: @Claire_Wahlen
Linkedin: Claire Wählen
Location: Ottawa, Canada


Professional Experience (relevant)

Program director, NATO’s 70th anniversary – NATO Association of Canada
June 2018 – Currently

Director of Strategic Initiatives – Youth Atlantic Treaty Association – Canada
September 2018 – Currently

Web and graphic designer – Self employed
April 2017- April 2018

Freelance reporter – Various (National Post, Maclean’s, others)
January 2016 – February 2017

Parliamentary reporter, national security beat –
April 2014 – January 2016



Bachelor’s in Journalism (Honors) with a double Honour in Political Science from the Universities of King’s College and Dalhousie, respectively
Graduated 2014



“O Brother, My Brother: The Importance of Global Organizations Partnering to Progress on Non-Traditional Security Issues” – Paper to be presented at NATO’s Future Seminar in Berlin, Germany

“Canada and the argument for soft powers to fight the modern battle and establish the new international order” – Paper published at the 2018 Riga Conference in Riga, Latvia

Volunteer; research, social media, event planning for the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery 150th event committee
Spring and Summer 2016


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