New York, NY


NYC-Based TC Columbia Alumna & PhD Fellow in English Education • Academic English, ESL, and English Education Lecturer • Higher and Postsecondary Education Professional•https://www.linkedin.com/in/rohiniparikhnyc/

School or Organization:

Teachers College Columbia University

I am a:

college or university professor, consultant

Languages spoken:

Conversational in Mandarin Chinese and in Spanish



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Short bio or reason for joining Actionable Innovations Global:

An informed, strategic, driven, and dynamic NYC-based alumna of Teachers College Columbia University and the Returned Peace Corps Volunteer MA in TESOL Fellowship Program that has returned to Teachers College to earn a PhD in English Education. Feel free to message rap38@tc.columbia.edu and to connect on LinkedIn.

An experienced Academic English Lecturer and Faculty Advisor at the following NYC and international research universities:
• Marymount Manhattan College, New York, New York
• Alfaisal University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
• New Jersey-based Kean University (Wenzhou-Kean University), Zhejiang Province, China
• King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
• National Institute of Posts and Telecommunications, Rabat, Morocco
• City University of New York, New York, New York
• American University in Cairo, Egypt
• Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
• Mianyang Normal University, Sichuan Province, China



Global education projects or initiatives in which you are involved (if applicable):

Global Education selected honors and achievements include: 
• US Department of State Senior English Language Fellowships with the US Embassies in Rabat, Morocco, in Ankara, Turkey, and in Cairo, Egypt
• US National Endowment for the Humanities Research Grant at the University of Siena in Italy
• Teachers College Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Fellowship: earned an MA in TESOL PK-12 and hold NY State permanent teaching certifications in English (7-12) and in ESL (PK-12)
• Returned Peace Corps TESOL Volunteer that served in China