Skills and Expertise

Skills

  • Reporting, Writing, and Editing
    • Human Rights and International Relations
    • Conflict and Security
    • Climate Change
    • Science and Conservation
    • Investigative Journalism
  • Academic and Professional Research
    • Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation
    • International Relations and Global Security
    • International Human Rights Policy
    • Migration and Refugee Policy
    • Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Regional Analysis
  • Communications Techniques
    • Social Media – LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook
    • Newsletters
    • Podcasting
    • Press Releases
    • Professional Blogging
    • Website Design
  • Program Support and Outreach
    • Conflict Reconciliation
    • Community Sectarianism and Marginalization
    • Income Inequality and Food Insecurity

Regional Expertise

  • Middle East and North Africa
    • BA Concentration in Middle East-North African Studies
    • Study Abroad experience in Morocco and Jordan
    • Postgraduate dissertation on Egyptian and Syrian politics
    • Arabic (B2) Language Proficiency – Modern Standard and Levantine Dialect
  • Balkans and European Union
    • Study Abroad experience in Bosnia, Serbia, and France
    • Work experience in Bosnia/Serbia (Journalism), and Northern Ireland (Conflict Resolution)
    • Postgraduate degree completion in London, United Kingdom
    • Extensive travel experience in Western and Southwestern Europe (Balkans)
    • Language abilities in Spanish (B2) and French (A2)
  • East Africa
    • Travel experience in Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya
    • Academic research experience on Rwanda, Uganda
  • Belize
    • Partnership with Belize Zoo in support of conservation programs
    • Ongoing reporting on conservation, ecology, and climate change impacts in Belize

Language Proficiencies

  • Spanish – Upper Intermediate (B2)
  • Arabic – Upper Intermediate (B2) in Modern Standard (MSA)
    • Upper Elementary (A2) in Levantine Dialect
  • French – Upper Elementary (A2)