Amarah Khan

Associate Director - Global Diversity Initiatives
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Biography

Dr. Amarah Y. Khan is the Associate Director for Global Diversity Initiatives at Diversity and Cultural Engagement at OSU. She supervises the Ettihad Cultural Center as well as the International Student-Community Team. An anthropologist by training, Dr. Khan has been a member of the OSU community since 2009. Prior to arriving in Corvallis, she worked for 11 years as a humanitarian aid worker with various organizations across South Asia and the United States. A native of Pakistan, she specializes in gender issues in international development and has focused her research efforts in understanding how modern Islam is perceived and dealt with in the global North. She is committed to advancing cultural competence on our campus and shares stories of learning in various cultures through cultural competency training.

 

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