Education
-University of Wisconsin, Madison, currently enrolled PhD in Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Policy Studies

-Northwestern University: School of Continuing Studies, Evanston, Illinois, May, 2010 Pre-Clinical Psychology Post-Baccalaureate

-Boston College, Boston, MA, August , 2005  Masters in Elementary Education: Curriculum and Instruction

-Pitzer College, Claremont, CA, June, 2002 BFA in Studio Art/ Minor in Art History

 

Professional Experience
-University of Wisconsin Madison, August 2014-present

Project Assistant- Center for Jewish Studies

Instructor for Curriculum & Instruction 660 and 347: Introduction to Early Childhood Theories / Social Studies Teaching Methods

Volunteer Research Assistant under the supervision of Dr. Travis Wright

Research Assistant under the supervision of Dr. Julie Poehlmann

 

-American Councils Critical Language Scholarship- Hindi Program, June 2016-August 2016

Resident Director in Jaipur, India

 

-i-EARN-USA (International Education and Resource Network), June 2014-August 2015

Resident Director in Pune India

 

Wisconsin Youth Company, December 2013-June 2014

Program Coordinator-

 

Northwestern University Center for Talent Development, June 2012 –October 2013

Program Coordinator

 

-American India Foundation Mumbai, India , 2011-2012

William J. Clinton Education Fellow for Service in India

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Northwestern University Center for Talent Development, June-August 2011

Academic Coordinator

 

 -Polaris Charter School, Chicago IL, 2010-2011

3/4 Grade Teacher

 

-University of Chicago Donoghue Charter School, Chicago, IL, 2005-2010

1st and 3rd Grade Teacher

 

University of Chicago Donoghue Charter School, Chicago, IL, 2007-2010

Arts Integration Coordinator

 

Honors and Awards                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     2016-2017 FLAS (Foreign Language and Area Studies) Award Recipient- full year tuition and 15,000 dollar stipend                                                                                     2011-2012 American India Foundation’s William J. Clinton Fellowship recipient                                                                                                                                                     Boston College Master’s Thesis Letter of Distinction, 2005                                                                                                                                                                               Boston College Academic Scholarship, 2005