Politics 573 / Sociology 595: Quantitative Analysis III, Princeton - Fall 2015 (Instructor: Kosuke Imai)
Teaching Assistant. Graduate level course in applied statistical methods for social scientists, covers a variety of statistical methods including expectation maximization, variational inference, models for longitudinal data, and survival analysis.
Politics 230 / Woodrow Wilson 325: Introduction to Comparative Politics, Princeton - Spring 2015 (Instructor: Grigore Pop-Eleches)
Teaching Assistant. This undergraduate course surveys institutions of government and explores the role of government in economic and social affairs in developing as well as advanced industrial countries. The overarching theme is the relationship between capitalism, democracy, and economic development. The course also provides an introduction to the comparative method.
College Writing 101: English Composition, NJ-STEP/PTI, Albert C. Wagner Youth Correctional Facility - Spring 2015 Co-Instructor. This college composition course focuses on reinforcing proper grammar, constructing original persuasive arguments, and literary analysis. The New Jersey Scholarship and Transformative Education in Prisons (NJ-STEP) program and the Prison Teaching Initiative (PTI) draw volunteer teachers from graduate students, post-docs and faculty of Princeton University to offer college-level instruction in four New Jersey prisons. The courses are accredited by Mercer County Community College, and they count toward an associate’s degree or, if used to transfer to one of the Rutgers University campuses, toward a bachelor’s.