Magdalena Surma Mégane Visette Women in Security

Interview with Magdalena Surma: NAOC, YATA & Professional advice

Tune in, as I interview Magdalena Surma -editor of Global Horizons at NAOC & Secretary General of YATA- about her experience at NAOC, and her professional advice as a young talented woman in the field of security.



It was a real pleasure interviewing Magdalena, and I personally want to thank her for that.
To learn more about Magdalena’s projects and interview for our Global Horizons program, click here.


Photo: Magdalena Surma (2015), by NAOC.

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Megane Visette
Mégane Visette –editor of the Women in Security program– is a recent MA graduate in Political-Science and Asia-Pacific Studies. She has a BSc. in International studies from Université de Montréal (UdeM) in Quebec. She speaks English, French, and is learning Korean and Japanese. Mégane’s current research focuses on the soft power of North Korean refugee narratives, human security, and historical memory in transpacific relations. Having previously lived in Europe and South Korea, Mégane wishes to use her many research interests in policy-driven environments and academia, to give her input to changing discourses in IR. She presented a paper at the SAIS Johns Hopkins Asia Conference in April 2016, and was on the organizing committee for the Munk School of Global Affairs Graduate Conference, focusing on the concept of borders in flux. She’s currently on the editors’ team of the UTJPS Journal at the University of Toronto. Mégane can be reached at