Service

Stony Brook University

(2018) Served as a moderator, Stony Brook Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, April

(2015-2018) President of Iranian Graduate Student Organization

(2017) Served as a judge, Stony Brook Postdoc Spotlight, November

(2017) Taught a course on “Language and Life in Iran” to high school students, College of Arts and Sciences Pre-College InstituteJune

(2016-2017) Graduate Student Advocacy Chair, Stony Brook’s HeForShe Chapter

(2015-2017) President of Graduate Student Organization

(2015-2017) Served on various university committees as President of the Graduate Student Organization

(2016) Led the training and workshop for the incoming 2017 cohort of teaching assistants in the College of Social Sciences, August

(2016) Invited to read the Community Pledge, Community Week, Vigil of Hope, Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC), March

(2015, 2016) Taught a course on “Persian language” to high school students, College of Art and Sciences Pre-College InstituteJune

(2015) Curated “Haft Seen: Iranian New Year Table Setting” exhibition, Explore History: Objects from AsiaCharles B. Wang Center, March

(2014-2015) President of Chapin Apartment Resident Association

(2014-2015) Co-organizer of The Living Book Project: Persepolis workshop, March

(2014-2015) Presented three talks on “Iran Today: Post Persepolis”, The Living Book Project: Persepolis workshop, March

(2013-2015) President of Graduate Linguistics Society

(2014) Presented three talks on “Modern Iran”. Ward Melville High School, East Setauket, May

(2013-2015) Advisor, Persian American Representative Society (PARS), undergraduate student club

Linguistics Department at Stony Brook University 

(2014-2015) Elected Senator representing the Department of Linguistics in the Graduate Student Organization Senate

(2014-2015) Department Mobilizer, Graduate Student Employee Union (GSEU)

(2012-2013) Treasurer of Graduate Linguistics Society

(2011-2012) Graduate Student Representative (with Megan Steenrod)

(2011-2012) Co-organizer of Linguistics Lecture Series (with Aydogan Yanilmaz)

(2012) Co-organizer of Linguistics Colloquium Series (with Megan Steenrod), Spring semester

California State University, Fresno  

(2009) Presented a talk on “Culture and Life in Iran”. International Coffee Hour, California State University, Fresno, September

Conference Organizer

(2017) Latin and Linguistics Workshop, Department of Linguistics, Stony Brook University, October

(2017) First North American Conference in Iranian Linguistics (NACIL1), Department of Linguistics, Stony Brook University, April

(2016) 30th Anniversary of the National Association of Graduate-Student Professional Association (NAGPS) National Conference, Graduate Student Organization, Stony Brook University, November

(2016) Northeast Regional Conference, National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS), Graduate Student Organization, Stony Brook University, April

(2014) SYNC 2014, The Stony Brook, Yale, NYU & CUNY Linguistics Graduate Conference. Department of Linguistics, Stony Brook University, December

Conference Reviewer

(2010-2017) The Stony Brook, Yale, NYU & CUNY (SYNC) Linguistics Graduate Conference

(2018-present) North American Conference in Iranian Linguistics (NACIL)