- PhD, Comparative Literature, UC San Diego, 2013
- MA, Comparative Literature, UC San Diego, 2010
- BA, Comparative Literature, Pitzer College
20th century and contemporary Russian literature, Russian film, Russian language, Jewish literature and film.
My research interests include: The culture of Russian-speaking Jews in the U.S. and Israel, late and post-Soviet visual art by Russian-Jews, contemporary debates about diaspora, literary representations of translation.