THE NEW SCHOOL, 2007-2009
MA, International Affairs: Cities and Urbanization
MCGILL UNIVERSITY, 2001-2005
BA Hons, International Development and Political Science
Urban Research + Work Experience
Quicksand Design and Innovation Studio (2011)
The Energy and Resources Institute, Sustainable Habitats (2010)
Copper Beech (2010)
International Relations and Security Network, Zurich (2009)
Equity for Children (2009)
Gender @ Work (2009)
Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria (2008)
The Asia Society and Museum (2006)
2011. “Leveraging Information and Communication Technologies for Global Public Health,” Edited by Sean Costigan and Jake Perry, Cyberspaces and Global Affairs, Ashgate (Forthcoming).
2010. “Integrated Urban Planning Processes for Resilience and Low Carbon Development” with Divya Sharma, Climate Resilient and Sustainable Urban Development, TERI Press.
2011. “Cultural Implications: Design & the Demise of Handwriting.”
2010. “Sustainable Urban Transport in Indian Cities,” with Akshima T. Ghate, TerraGreen Magazine, December cover story.
2009. “Mapping the Way to Better Public Health,” Special Report, International Relations and Security Network.
2009. “Conflating Boundaries to Envision Urban Public Health,” Parsons Journal for Information Mapping: 1 (3).
2010. “Energy Access for the Urban Poor,” TERI, World Bank.
2008. “In Good Company: How Business Fights the Feminization of HIV/AIDS,” GBC Case Study Publication.
The City Fix
Art + Research
2009: MA Thesis: Social Marketing for Urban Public Health
2008: Graduate coursework in Documentary Film Production, Architecture and Social Practice
2005: Designed the website and identity for two NGOs
2004: Adv. Painting, McGill University, with Richard L. Studham
2001: AP Art Drawing portfolio, Grade 5, with Walt Bartman
2009: From Brooklyn to Baghdad / Postcard Project (v1)
2009: Traced + Assisted with Mapping the Shape of Bushwick
2007: Researcher + Documentrice, Pacha Project with Carlos Levinton
2007: Produced a short film “NYC Condom: UNWRAPPED”
2006: Volunteer + Cook for Routes + Remedies, Asia House, UK
2005: Coordinated sweater collection for ‘Unravelling’ by Jean Shin at the Asia Society & Museum in New York
Photograph selected and included in the Official Obama Inauguration Book