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Assistant Professor and Chair, Asian Studies
Founders Hall G21
Monday & Thursday 3:00-4:00PM; Wednesday 10:30AM-11:30AM
Nayma Qayum is an assistant professor in Asian studies. She also teaches for the international studies program. Her research interests include informal institutions, gender and development, poverty, and migration, with regional expertise in South Asia. Dr. Qayum has previously taught at the State University of New York at Geneseo, Pace University, and CUNY City College. She has held research positions at BRAC Bangladesh and UNDP NY.