Tibor P. Nagy

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Tibor P. Nagy
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United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs
Assumed office
July 23, 2018
President Donald Trump
United States Ambassador to Ethiopia
In office
August 9, 1999 July 19, 2002
President Bill Clinton
George W. Bush
Preceded by David H. Shinn
Succeeded by Aurelia E. Brazeal
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NationalityUnited States

Tibor Peter Nagy Jr. (born April 29, 1949, Budapest, Hungary) is the United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs. [1] He is a former American foreign service officer who served as the American ambassador to Guinea and to Ethiopia. [2] After retiring from the Foreign Service, Nagy served as Vice Provost for International Affairs at Texas Tech University, [3] from which he graduated in 1972. [4] He also holds a master's degree from The George Washington University.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Tibor P. Nagy, Jr". U.S. Department of State. Archived from the original on 24 July 2018. Retrieved 23 July 2018.
  2. "Office of the Historian - Department History - People - Tibor P. Nagy". History.state.gov. Retrieved 28 November 2011.
  3. "Texas Tech University :: Office of International Affairs :: Staff Directory". Iaff.ttu.edu. Retrieved 28 November 2011.
  4. http://breedlove.org/external%20files/board_tibor_nagy_bio.pdf%5B%5D
  5. "PN1944 — Tibor Peter Nagy Jr. — Department of State". U.S. Congress. Retrieved 29 June 2018.

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Diplomatic posts
Preceded by
David H. Shinn
United States Ambassador to Ethiopia
1999–2002
Succeeded by
Aurelia E. Brazeal