José Miguel Insulza: Collective Challenges in the Americas

Mar 30, 2015
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Insulza was elected OAS secretary general on May 2, 2005, and reelected March 24, 2010. The Chilean politician has an accomplished record of public service in his country. A lawyer by profession, he holds a law degree from the University of Chile, completed postgraduate studies at the Latin American Social Sciences Faculty (FLACSO) and earned a master’s degree in political science from the University of Michigan. Until 1973, he was a professor of political theory at the University of Chile and of political science at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. He also served, until that year, as political advisor to the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and director of the Diplomatic Academy of Chile.