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Research Interests

Indigenous peoples of Siberia and the Russian Arctic

Indigenous literatures

Critical Indigenous theory


Dungan and sinophone diasporas in post-Soviet spaces

Research Description

My research focuses on how to understand Russian colonialism in Siberia and the Arctic through critical Indigenous theory and Indigenous perspectives. 


M.A.—University of Toronto, Slavic Languages and Literatures

B.A.—University of California, Riverside, Languages (Russian and German)


FLAS 2021-2022, Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, UIUC

FLAS 2021 summer, BCS, UIUC

Title VIII 2021 summer, BCS, Indiana University (Summer Language Workshop)

FLAS 2020-2021, Russian, UIUC

Title VIII 2020 summer, Russian, Indiana University (SLW)

Title VIII 2019 summer, Russian, Indiana University (SLW)