A Scottish-American, Colbyn MacPhail grew up in Scotland and California, while also completing a year of high school in Brazil. He obtained a First-Class Honours Degree in Politics from the University of Glasgow in 2017. As part of this degree, he also spent a year at Sciences Po in Paris. Following his graduation, he worked for Europe Direct in Caen, Normandy, disseminating information on European citizenship to the public and promoting youth exchange programs. After being in this position for a year, he returned to academia to begin a master’s degree in Advanced Migration Studies at the University of Copenhagen. As a result of growing up and spending lengthy amounts of time in a wide variety of places, his academic interests revolve around multiculturalism, human rights, and migration. Currently, he lives at Regensen Kollegium, acting as an events coordinator at the dorm in his spare time.
Updated May 2019