David J. Smith is an educational consultant working with both undergraduate and graduate populations. He is president of the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, which offers a Florida-based simulation for humanitarian assistance and peacebuilding graduate students. He is the editor of Peacebuilding in Community Colleges: A Teaching Resource (USIP Press 2013) and in 2016 will publish through Information Age Publishing Peace Jobs: A Student’s Guide to Starting a Career Working for Peace. David is adjunct faculty at the School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University and was a U.S. Fulbright Scholar teaching peace studies and alternative dispute resolution at the University of Tartu in Estonia. He has been on the faculties of Georgetown University, Goucher College and Harford Community College. From 2005-2012 he was a senior program officer and senior manager at the U.S. Institute of Peace focusing on higher education. He is the 2015 winner of the William Kreidler Award for Distinguish Service in the field of Conflict Resolution awarded by the Association for Conflict Resolution. David is graduate of American University (BA), George Mason University (MS, conflict resolution) and the University of Baltimore (JD).