Vitae

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Educational Psychology, University of Kentucky, 2012

B.Ed.(Teaching Certification), University of Mumbai, 2003

M.A., History, University of Mumbai, 2000

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Lecturer, School of Educational Studies,
University of Washington, Bothell, WA, 2016 – present

Lecturer, Woodring College of Education,
Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, 2012-2016

MENTORING EXPERIENCES
Supervised Learning Experiences.
University of Washington-Bothell, March 2018-June 2019
Mentored student wanting to get into recreational education by supervising independent learning in a recreational education setting.

Supervised Applied Learning Experiences,
University of Washington, Bothell, WA, 2016 – 2017
Supervised undergraduate students field experiences. Took a lead role in creating curriculum and materials for this experience. Facilitated student learning for integrating knowledge and skills acquired in prior courses with this field experience, engaged in  collaborative self-reflection on the challenges and opportunities of education in diverse settings.

University Intern Coordinator,
Western Washington University,  2015 Р2016
Schedule observations and post-conferences to help guide preservice teacher candidates in on-going professional development and goal-setting during student teaching. Additionally support the classroom teacher through the experience.

Supervised Learning Experiences,
Western Washington University Sept. 2013 – Dec. 2013
Mentored student in the psychology program through an 11-week independent learning experience.

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS, AND AWARDS

eFellowship Grant by the University of Washington-Bothell Digital Learning Institute for developing a fully online course. 2019- present. Grant Awarded:  $5000

Writing Pedagogy Fellow, University of Washington- Bothell, 2019-present

Teaching and Learning on the Open Web Faculty Learning Community Fellow, University of Washington, 2016-present

Woodring College of Education Sustainability Fellows Grant, Western Washington University, 2014

Leslie L. Martin Endowed Fellowship in Education, UK, 2010-2011

Beth Korfage Endowed Fellowship in Education, UK, 2009-2010

Dermontti F. and Regina M. Dawson Graduate Fellowship in Education, UK, 2006-2007

Outstanding Student Award, Ramnarain Ruia College, Mumbai, India, 1998

COURSES TAUGHT

MANUSCRIPTS AND PUBLICATIONS

INVITED TALKS AND PRESENTATIONS