About Don Kilburg is a psychologist by training and a diplomat by trade. He is interested in the nexus between psychology and diplomacy, or more broadly between the individual mind and international relations. Don has been a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Department of State since September 2003. He is a tenured, mid-level officer, serving in Public Diplomacy. His work & training abroad experience consists of: England, Japan, Mexico, and the Dominican Republic. Current assignment: China.