Stanford in New York Faculty & Staff

About the Director

Rosina S. MillerRosina S. Miller is the founding director of Stanford in New York. Working for more than 20 years in experiential education, Rosina previously served on the faculty and then as executive director of The Philadelphia Center, an off-campus study program founded by the Great Lakes Colleges Association and one of the nation's earliest programs dedicated to academic internships and learning in an urban environment. Rosina is also a co-founder of a successful charter school in Philadelphia that features a Spanish language immersion program and a commitment to global citizenship. For 9 years, Rosina served in various leadership positions on the school’s Board of Trustees, including president.

Rosina holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in Folklore and Folklife and has researched, presented, and published on urban social change efforts. She is passionate about cities, urban cultural expression, experiential learning, and helping students integrate their personal, professional, and academic development.

Read an exclusive interview with Rosina S. Miller

New York Staff

Grace Choi manages the students' residence in New York and coordinates activities for the students outside of work and classes. She is also a program associate at Making Every Vote Count, a nonprofit devoted to reforming the way America elects its president.

Grace graduated from Stanford in June 2018 with a BA in Economics and an MA in Public Policy. During her time at Stanford, she worked at think tank in Brussels, at a development agency in DC, at American Express, and at an economic consulting firm. Besides assisting in political science and economics research, she studied abroad in Chile and was a student in the SiNY program herself in Winter 2017.

Yuliya Mykhaylovska manages the internship component of the program, focusing on student advising and alumni relations. She was previously the project manager to the co-founder of Dia&Co, a plus-size fashion styling startup. Prior to that, she was the platform manager at Lerer Hippeau Ventures, the most active seed-stage fund in New York, and worked with several hundred startup founders. 

Yuliya holds a B.A. with Distinction in International Relations and Modern Languages from Stanford University. While at Stanford, she studied in Madrid and Paris. She is an active volunteer with the TEAK Fellowship, a mentor for the 1776 Startup Incubator, and on the board of Stanford Young Alumni in New York.

Employers interested in a Stanford intern should contact Yuliya at yuliyam@stanford.edu.


Tatiana Rivera manages all finance and operations administration. Tatiana has been working higher education for over 6 years, serving as Program Manager for Columbia Journalism School, Program Administrator for Division of Programs in Business at NYU School of Professional Studies and Program Manager of Adult Education at The New York Botanical Garden. In her many roles, Tatiana has gained expertise in program development, curriculum streamlining, event planning and budgeting.

Tatiana holds a M.F.A in Playwriting from Columbia University, School of the Arts, where her thesis play, Finding Damascus, explored themes of religion, identity, family, and faith. She is an active volunteer with New York Cares, Monday Night Hospitality, and PAWS NY.


Dinali Romani manages outreach for the program, including admissions, recruitment, and marketing. Dinali has worked in higher education at Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government as Coordinator for the Office for Student Diversity and Inclusion and for the Office of Admissions. She was most recently the co-founder of an organic foods startup, leading marketing and sales.

Dinali holds a MA from Goddard College in Social Innovation and Sustainability.

Stanford in New York Faculty

Autumn 2019 Faculty-in-Residence

Anne Kiremidjian

ask@stanford.edu

Kiremidjian's current research focuses on the design and implementation of wireless sensor networks for structural damage and health monitoring and the development of robust algorithms for structural damage diagnosis that can be embedded in wireless sensing units. She works on structural...Read more

Winter 2020 Faculty in Residence

Adam Tobin

Adam Tobin

Adam Tobin is a Senior Lecturer in the Film and Media Studies Program in the Department of Art and Art History, where he teaches Screenwriting, Script Analysis, Adaptation, and Visual Writing. He has also taught...Read more

Spring 2019 Faculty in Residence

Jeremy Bailenson

Jeremy Bailenson

Jeremy Bailenson is founding director of Stanford University’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, Thomas More Storke Professor in the Department of Communication, Professor (by courtesy) of Education,...Read more

Lecturers

Emily Bell

Emily Bell

Emily Bell is founding director of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism and a leading thinker, commentator and strategist on...Read more

Matt Boggie

Matt Boggie

Matt is a leading thinker and practitioner in the application of new technologies to media. He has most recently worked as the Chief Technology Officer and part of the founding team for Axios, the news and information start-up. Prior to that he was the Director of the New York Times’ Research...Read more

Arthur Cohen

Arthur Cohen

Arthur Cohen is CEO and co-founder of LaPlaca Cohen, the nation’s leading strategic marketing and communications firm serving the unique needs of cultural organizations. He consults to organizations throughout the world,...Read more

Richard Gowan

Richard Gowan

Richard Gowan is an analyst and commentator on international affairs based in New York, specializing in crisis management and the United Nations. He is a senior policy fellow with the European Council on Foreign Relations and teaches at Columbia University’s School of International and Public...Read more

Danielle Jackson

Danielle Jackson

Danielle Jackson is deeply committed to bringing discrete people, ideas, and disciplines together. She is the co-founder of the Bronx Documentary Center, an internationally-recognized gallery and educational space that uses photojournalism and documentary film to create conversation on...Read more

Joshua Jelly-Shapiro

Joshua Jelly-Shapiro

Joshua Jelly-Schapiro is the author of Island People: The Caribbean and the World (Knopf, 2016) and the co-editor, with Rebecca Solnit, of Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas (California, 2016).  He is a regular contributor to The New...Read more

Ciara Murphy

Ciara Murphy

Ciara Murphy, Ph.D., serves as Director of Strategic Research & Planning at the Public Theater, one of the nation’s first not-for-profit theaters championing new playwriting and home to Free Shakespeare in the Park. At the Public, Ciara leads all aspects of strategic &...Read more

Mark Oldman

Mark Oldman

Cofounder of career portal Vault.com, Mark Oldman has authored nine books, including the best-selling America’s Top Internships (Random House), The Internship Bible(Random House), and Starting Your Own Business (Houghton...Read more

Julie Orringer

Julie Orringer

Julie Orringer is a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow and the author of two award-winning books: The Invisible Bridge, a novel, and How to Breathe Underwater, a collection of stories.  She is...Read more

James S. Russell

James S. Russell

James S. Russell, FAIA, is the Director, Design Strategic Initiatives at the New York City Department of Design and Construction, where his current work engages sustainability, resilience, equity and healthy living.  He has written for numerous publications as an architecture critic and ...Read more

Henry Schreiber

Henry Schreiber

Henry Schreiber is an Equity Sector Specialist working in Citi's Institutional Clients Group. Currently, he is concentrated on investment opportunities within the Industrial and Basic Materials sectors. In addition to his full-time role, Henry is actively a Founder in Citi Ventures' incubator...Read more