Teaching & Service

Professional Experience:

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Woman and Gender Studies Program, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. August 2015 – present.

Adjunct Professorial Lecturer, Department of Anthropology, American University, Washington, D.C. May 2015 – December 2016.

Instructor, D.C. Learning Collective / The Free School at the Peace House, Washington, DC. November 2011-May 2013.

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Qualifications and training:

  • Greenberg PhD Seminars for Effective Teaching. Three-year Certificate program run by the Center for Teaching, Research and Learning at American University. Received May, 2015.
  • Certificate in Online Teaching. Five-week intensive faculty training program run by the Center for Teaching, Research and Learning at American University. Completed Spring, 2015.
  • Teaching Assistant, Department of Anthropology, American University, Washington, D.C. Fall 2011-Spring 2013; Fall 2014-Spring 2015.

Service

Review Committee, DC Shorts Film Festival. 2017.

Contributing Editor, Cultural Anthropology “AnthroPod” Series. 2016—present.

Steering Committee, LGBT Freedom & Asylum Network. 2012—present.

Contributing Editor, Red Pepper Magazine2008—present.

Curriculum Committee, Anthropology Department, American University. 2016.

Peer-Reviewer, Journal of Language and Sexuality. 2014—2016.

Organizing Committee, NGO Studies Conference, University of Denver. 2014—2015.

Pre-screener/Reviewer, Society for Visual Anthropology (AAA). 2011—2013.

Coordinator, Public Anthropology Conference, American University. 2011—2012.