Work Experience

American Councils for International Education, Resident Director (Tbilisi, Georgia)

June-August 2023

United Nations Environment Programme, Intern 

September 2021 - March 2022 

During this six-month long internship my duties included writing and providing feedback on case-studies and other literature for informing policy decisions. These documents are primarily related to the infrastructure, sustainability, and the environment. Assist with the organization and implementation of webinars and presentations, particularly an environmental series (SI-COL) held at Duke University. Revise and finalize documents translated into the Russian language to effectively communicate the intended message for global stakeholders. Assist with building and designing webpages aimed at popularizing sustainable infrastructure solutions.

University of Oregon, Graduate Teaching Employee 

September 2016 - Present 

As a Graduate Teaching Employee, besides serving as a teaching assistant for numerous Sociology courses, I have served as an instructor for a range of courses, in various capacities, as follows:

St. Petersburg Municipal Foreign Languages Courses, English and Chinese Language Teacher 

September 2015 - August 2017 

Create English and Chinese course’s syllabus. Develop vocabulary, grammar, and oral ability of students. Teach small classes; manage attendance; grade assignments. 

Freelance Tour Guide with English and Mandarin

Summers 2013-2018

I led private and group tours of St. Petersburg and surrounding towns. As a licensed guide, I also led tours in local museums, such as The Hermitage, Church on The Spilt Blood, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Faberge Museum, and many others. 

Me and my customers on tours