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Marc Austin | Executive Director of Professional Education and Academic Ventures, George Mason University

Current Position and Past Experience
Marc Austin is currently Executive Director of Professional Education and Academic Ventures at George Mason University and has been at the institution since 2016. He is also a visiting professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Prior, he was Head of Global Product Research at Gartner (CEB) and a Senior Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton for three years.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Austin holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science and Economics and Master of Arts in Political Science and Government from Columbia University. He also has a Master of Science in Economics from the London School of Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Pennsylvania.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
An avid runner, Marc has a passion for outdoor activities ranging from cycling to fly fishing – a reflection of his Pacific Northwest upbringing.

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