top of page



  • University of Virginia: Seminars at Alumni House (also see "Institutes" below).

  • Princeton University: Center for Theological Inquiry, guided fellows to publishing.

  • Johns Hopkins University: General faculty publishing seminar in the Shriver Room.

  • University of Toronto. Scholarly publishing seminar with Duke University Press.

  • Williams College: Direct faculty advising.

  • University of Michigan: Seminar, advising.

  • Virginia Commonwealth University: Seminar through their Humanities Center for faculty.

  • Suffolk University: Seminar, Boston Common.

  • Morgan State University (HBCU): Morgan State joined the seminar at Johns Hopkins.

  • Arizona State University Libraries. Seminars.​

  • Marymount University: Annual faculty scholarly publishing summer bootcamp.

  • St. Joseph's University: Faculty scholarly publishing seminar in Philadelphia. Renewed.

  • University of Maryland Baltimore County, Honors College: ​Research writing coach for tenured women in STEM fields through a National Science Foundation grant.​ Renewed, multiple years and cohorts.

  • California State University, Northridge: Scholarly publishing seminar.

  • Loyola Marymount University: Scholarly publishing seminar, Jesuit university.

  • University of California, Merced: Scholarly publishing seminar; one-on-one meetings.

  • San Francisco State University: Scholarly publishing seminar.

  • Creighton University: Work with two Jesuit faculty members on books and proposals.

  • University of Washington: Advised 10 faculty members.

  • University of Texas, Austin. Faculty advising.


  • Swedish Defence University: Annual faculty publishing seminars, Stockholm.

  • St. Louis University, Madrid: ​Faculty seminar.

  • Pontifical Gregorian University, University of California in Rome; American University in Rome. Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas.

  • Hiroshima University, Japan: Keynote.

  • Tohoku University, Japan. Seminar, Sendai.

  • Carnegie Mellon University Qatar, Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar. Annual seminars in Education City, Doha.

  • Ashoka University: Seminar, American Institute India Studies conference, New Delhi.

  • Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Work with faculty via Zoom.

  • Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. Work with senior faculty via Zoom.

  • Indraprasta PGRI University, Jakarta, Indonesia. Guiding senior faculty members to produce an academic journal on Zoom.

  • Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh. Working with engineering professors on Zoom.

  • Sohag University, Sohag, Egypt. Scholarly publishing guidance on Zoom.

  • Center for Gender and Social Policy Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria. Scholarly publishing guidance on Zoom.

  • Ege University, Bornova-İzmir, Turkey. Scholarly publishing guidance on Zoom.

  • Monash University, Malaysia. Scholarly publishing guidance on Zoom.

  • The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Mentored a scholar who became a World Bank fellow in DC.

  • Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), mentored a cohort of Cambodian social science professors online.

  • Bugema University. Guide via Zoom. Uganda.

  • L'École Superieure Catholique de Droit. Haiti.

Institutes, Associations, and Think Tanks

  • Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia. Summer seminar for the incoming fellows. The Woodson Institute also pays for individual scholars to attend my seminars at UVA.

  • Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS): Advise multiple scholars.

  • Rockefeller Foundation: Bellagio Center, Lake Como, Italy. A weeklong conference on diversity and inclusion for Georgetown University's Institute for Women, Peace and Security, I guided scholar-experts to write book chapters. Attendees included two former ambassadors and a foreign minister, along with scholars from Sierra Leone, Ukraine, South Africa, Guatemala, and Sri Lanka; representatives from USAID, Soros Open Society Foundation, US Institute of Peace, Atlantic Council, Harvard Law Project on Disability, and Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School.

  • Library of Congress, John W. Kluge Center. Work with individual faculty scholars in residence at the Kluge Center, including some of its leaders.

  • Pontifical Biblical Institute, Israel: Guided a Jesuit scholar in Jerusalem to write a book proposal for American editors.

  • Brandeis University, Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry:  Advised the daughter of Holocaust survivors on how to restructure her memoir for publication in the HBI Series on Jewish Women with Brandeis University Press.

  • U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum: At the invitation of the Book Publications Officer, led a workshop with the Director of Indiana University Press for postdoctoral fellows, Washington, DC.

  • American Political Science Association: Chaired a panel of university press publishers for faculty attendees on public intellectual identity, APSA Annual Meeting 2019, Washington, DC.

  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Led a handpicked team of Georgetown faculty members during a capacity-building seminar in Amman, Jordan for Arabic-speaking journalists from Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, and the MENA region.

  • Woodrow Wilson Center. Work regularly with individuals and groups of scholars in residence, and with the editor-in-chief of The Wilson Quarterly.

  • RAND Corporation.  Advise researchers on public intellectual identity and RAND books for a wider audience. Work with a group of women whose careers focus on global security.

  • U.S. Institute of Peace.  One-on-one advising for individual scholars; close work with a former Vice President.

  • Vatican, Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. Co-edited a book from the International Symposium on Nuclear Disarmament:

  • Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, Georgetown University. Affiliate, advisor.

  • Institute for Islamic, Christian, and Jewish Studies (ICJS), Baltimore, MD. One-on-one advisor for scholars.

bottom of page