Professional Experiences

Harvard Summer School 

Academic and Personal Development Coach                                       

 June. 2020-Aug. 2020

  • Closely advises Harvard Summer School students individually online on academic, personal, and all other areas
  • Develops and leads workshops and panels on student leadership, time management, academic advancement, etc, for students to promote better goal-oriented planning for personal and academic development
  • Supports the Academic Tutor Program by helping high school students quickly adjust to U.S. college academic culture

Harvard College Dean of Students Office

 Graduate Assistant                                                                                   

Aug. 2019-May. 2020

  • Advised and oversaw event planning, registration, and recognition for all 500 Harvard College student organizations
  • Developed and facilitated online and in-person leadership trainings, information sessions, workshops, and international conferences preparation meetings for 600+ student leaders and supervised 5 undergraduate student interns
  • Planned and executed the university-wide 17th annual first-year reflection seminars with the Assistant Dean of Students
  • Advised student leaders and clubs on leadership development, event planning, and other fields and faculty advisors
  • Supported the operation of 50,000 square feet Harvard Student Organization Center 
  • Utilized qualitative data to analyze trends in student organizations’ development and student feedback 

Tsinghua University Institute of Education

 Remote Research Assistant                                                                  

March. 2020-May. 2020

  • Conducted high-level individual quantitative data gathering on the world’s 12 leading education schools and analyzed trends in education schools’ program development, faculty recruitment, community engagement, and more
  • Assisted the Director of Higher Education Division and Associate Professor closely in data analysis for Tsinghua University Institute of Education’s global benchmarking

New York University International Student Center

Student Coordinator                                                                 

   Jan. 2018-May. 2019

  • Organized and staffed 60+ large and small scale programs with attendance of 2,000+ NYU international students during academic year and 57 programs in 2018 Orientation with attendance of 6,500+ students
  • Conducted 100+ 30-minute advising meetings with international students, developed 30+ hours of English Conversation Sessions with 600+ ESL international students and led cultural awareness workshops for 400+ faculty and staff members
  • Answered questions from 9,000+ students and created 30+ biweekly email communications to 14,000 students
  • Analyzed datasets and surveys to understand the needs, satisfaction rates, and challenges of international students and presented findings at university-level leadership meetings and supervised 250+ 2018 orientation student staff
  • Created NYU’s first 4-day First Year International Student Transition Program in admission, marketing, curriculum, and collaborated with counterparts to help 21 international students who had not been to U.S. transition to U.S. university life
  • Facilitated cultural exchange programs between international and U.S. students through culture and identity discussions and created trainings, workshops, panels, and sharing spaces to support international students’ continuous development

New York University Office of Residential Life and Housing

Resident Assistant                                                     

  Aug. 2018-May. 2019

  • Supervised 600+ residents at 2 undergraduate residence halls as a student paraprofessional
  • Organized 20+ programs with attendance of 350+ students and served as a role model and peer counselor for residents
  • Served as paraprofessional on duty and managed crisis related to students’ mental health, physical well-being, safety, and policy violation for 700+ hours, and supported students by being a peer counselor, resource referral, and advocate