Tabia Schmidt

US Teaching Assistant

Home Institution
Reed College
Discipline
Other Social Sciences not elsewhere classified
Host Institution
(1) Bundeshandelsakademie BHAK 4400 Steyr (2) Höhere Bundeslehranstalt für wirtschaftliche Berufe und Hotelfachschule HBLA w. Berufe 3335 Weyer
Duration
1 October 2021 – 31 May 2022

Tabia is a recent graduate of Reed College's anthropology department, where she wrote her thesis on settler colonialism and diasporic Kashmiri activism. She is interested in the anthropology of political and social movements in the 21st century. Tabia is currently working as an English-language teaching assistant in Steyr and Weyer in Upper Austria. She enjoys watching movies and cooking and is also interested in children's book publishing and educational podcasting.