EDUCATION PhD in Political Science, - University of Kansas 2018
MA in Security Studies - Georgetown University 2011
BA in Political Science - University of Kansas 2009
Department of Social and Behavioral Science, St. Petersburg College POS 2041 – American Government (Fall 2017 – Present, F2F, Online, Blended)
Department of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, University of South Florida: Sarasota-Manatee POS 2041 - American Government (Summer 2018 - Present, Online) CPO 2002 - Comparative Politics (Fall 2018 - Present, Online)
Center for Talented Youth Residential Program, Johns Hopkins University Global Politics: Human Rights and Justice (Summer 2017)
Department of Political Science, University of Kansas POLS 170 – Introduction to International Relations (Online, Summer 2016) VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Hillsborough Literacy Council – Tutor
Working with adults learning to read, and with students who are learning to speak and read English.
Surman Sansthan Orphanage – Teacher
Taught English to children in Jaipur, India through conversation and workbooks, and developing their creative skills through art.
Habitat For Humanity - Construction
Building new homes for local residents unable to secure private financing on their own. Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture Amongst Youth, Kansas - President
We worked to educate Kansas students and the Lawrence community about India’s traditional music and cultural heritage by bringing in notable vocalists and musicians from both India and across the United States.
US Secret Service, Washington DC - Intern
I sorted and classified counterfeit currency for the national database, and gained a better understanding of federal government processes.
LANGUAGES AND SKILLS
Languages: Hindi (Advanced), Russian (Intermediate), Latin (1 year) Statistical Training: OLS Regresssion (R, STATA), MLE (Stata), MLM, (Stata), Atlas.ti