PhD Candidate, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA
MA, Humanities and Science, Interdisciplinary program in applied Woman’s Studies, Fordham University
M Ed, Master of Education in Turkish Language and Literature Teaching, Marmara University


  • Muslim and Christian Women in the Ottoman Empire
  • Gender and Space
  • Magazines and Novels of Ottoman-Armenian Women


  • Elementary Turkish 101A
  • Elementary Turkish 101B
  • Elementary Turkish 101C

Fields of Interest

  • Women in late-nineteenth and early twentieth-century Ottoman Empire
  • Modern Turkish and Ottoman Literature
  • Western Armenian Literature