Curriculum Vitae

 

Contact Information:

Education:

  • PhD-in-progress: English
    The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York City
  • Master of Arts: English, May 2017
    Graduate Certificate in Digital Humanities
    Northeastern University, Boston, MA
  • Bachelor of Arts: English Literature and Economics, 2014
    Denison University, Granville, OH
  • High School: La Martiniere for Boys, 2010
    Kolkata, West Bengal

Scholarly Interests:

  • Early American Studies, Racial Capitalism, Digital Humanities

Research Experience:

  • Research Assistant, Digital Scholarship Group, Northeastern University (September 2015 – June 2017)
  • Research Assistant, Women Writers Project – Intertextual Networks, Northeastern University (October 2016 – June 2017)
  • Research Assistant, Proteus Corpus Creation Tool, College of Computer and Information Science, Northeastern University (June 2016 – August 2016)
  • Summer Scholar, Denison University (May 2013 – July 2013)
  • Summer Scholar, Denison University (May 2012 – July 2012)
  • Research Assistant, Department of Political Science, Denison University (September 2011 – December 2011)

Digital Humanities Project Experience:

Invited Presentations:

Conference Presentations:

  • “Post-Atlantic Studies, or What do We Mean by Global?” Breaking Through: Textures and Aesthetics of Rupture – The 2018 English Student Association Conference, The Graduate Center, CUNY (March 2018)
  • Moderator, “Portrayals of Ecology/ies through Literature,” Ecologies: the 2017 English Graduate Student Association Conference, Northeastern University (February 2017)
  • “‘I smil’d to my self at the Sight of this Money. O Drug! said I aloud, what art thou good for?’: The Transatlantic Narrative and Representations of the Economic Sphere,” Futures of American Studies Institute, Dartmouth College (June 2016)
  • “The East India Company in the English Imagination (1600-1800),” The Imaginary: the 2016 English Graduate Student Association Conference, Northeastern University (March 2016)
  • “Anarchism, Feminism, and Experimental Literature: A Radical Approach to Stein and Woolf,” Young Scholars Social Sciences and Humanities Symposium, Denison University (September 2013)
  • “The Arab Spring in Bahrain: Causes, Ramifications, and an Alternative Approach,” Young Scholars Social Sciences and Humanities Symposium, Denison University (September 2012)

Digital Humanities Workshops:

  • Participant, “Introduction to IIIF: Sharing, Consuming, and Annotating the World’s Images,” Digital Humanities Summer Institute, University of Victoria (June 2018)
  • Participant, “GC Digital Research Institute,” The Graduate Center, CUNY (January 2018)
  • Participant, “TEI Customization Workshop,” Northeastern University (April 2017)
  • Participant, “Introduction to XSLT Workshop,” Northeastern University (January 2017)
  • Leader, “Using the CERES: Exhibit Toolkit Workshop,” Northeastern University (June 2016, September 2016, October 2016, January 2017)
  • Leader, “Using Omeka and Neatline Workshop,” Northeastern University (July 2016)
  • Participant, “Early Caribbean Digital Archive Symposium,” Northeastern University (May 2016)
  • Participant, “Introduction to the TEI Workshop,” Northeastern University (November 2015)

Pedagogic Experience:

  • Consultant, Northeastern University Writing Center (September 2015 – September 2016)
  • Consultant, Denison University Writing Center (August 2013 – May 2014)
  • Writing Associate, Department of English, Denison University (January 2014 – May 2014)

Grants:

  • Graduate Center Fellowship, The Graduate Center, CUNY (August 2017 – present)
  • Advanced Research Collaborative Student Fellowship, The Graduate Center, CUNY (Forthcoming 2019)
  • Provost’s Digital Innovation Training Grant, The Graduate Center, CUNY (June 2018)
  • Dr. Louise Lennihan Arts & Sciences Grant, Futures Initiative, The Graduate Center, CUNY, (February 2018)
  • College of Social Sciences and Humanities Dean’s Scholarship, Northeastern University (September 2015 – May 2017)
  • Departmental Award to attend the Futures of American Studies Institute, Department of English, Northeastern University (June 2016)
  • Founder’s Scholarship, Denison University (August 2010 – May 2014)
  • Denison International Student Grant, Denison University (August 2010 – May 2014)
  • Bookstore Grant, Denison University (August 2010 – May 2014)
  • Betty J. Oestmann Binzel Academic Venture Scholar, Summer Scholar Program, Denison University (May-July 2013)
  • Carl Arvid Anderson Family Scholar, Summer Scholar Program, Denison University (May-July 2012)

Academic Honors and Awards:

  • Robert T. Wilson Award for Scholarly Writing, Denison University (1st Place April 2014, 3rd Place April 2013)
  • Danner Lee Mahood Award for Critical Writing, Denison University (2nd Place April 2014)
  • Dean’s List, Denison University (Spring Semester 2013, Fall Semester 2010)
  • George D. Morgan Memorial Award, Denison University (October 2013)
  • Lambda Chi Alpha Richard Howe Most Improved GPA Award, Denison University (April 2013)
  • Lambda Chi Alpha Clark and Irma Morrow Award, Denison University (October 2012, October 2013)
  • Sigma Tau Delta – International Honors Society for the study of English (Inducted in April 2012)

Service to the University:

  • Co-Leader, American Studies Area Group, The Graduate Center, CUNY (January 2018 – present)
  • Department of English Representative, Dean’s Masters Graduate Student Advisory Group, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Northeastern University (September 2016 – May 2017)
  • Graduate Peer Mentor, Department of English, Northeastern University (September 2016 – May 2017)
  • Peer International Student Advisor, International Student Services, Denison University (August 2011 – May 2012)
  • Assistant Director – Finance, University Programming Council, Denison University (January – May 2012)
  • Student Representative, University Council, Denison University (August – December 2011)
  • Box Office Attendant, Department of Theatre, Denison University  (August 2010 – May 2012)

Digital Humanities Proficiencies:

  • TEI and XML
  • Omeka and Neatline

Language Skills:

  • English: Fluent
  • Hindi: Fluent 

Corporate Experience:

  • Management Trainee, JA Resorts and Hotels, Dubai, UAE (December 2014 – March 2015)