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Student Assistants

The House Student Assistant (SA) lives in a West Campus House and partners with the House staff in creating a positive, vibrant and academically engaging residential community.  The SA serves as a peer mentor to undergraduate residents and supports the House Professor and Dean, House Assistant Dean, and Graduate Resident Fellows with a particular focus on the well-being of individual House members.  The SA takes a leadership role in creating community by promoting a variety of programs and activities.  The SA provides assistance, resource and referral information to undergraduate residents.  

Peter Ajayi
Student Assistant
Peter is a Junior majoring in Biological Sciences with a minor in Prisons, Education & Justice and is currently pursuing research in rational decision making using predictions based on the fuzzy-trace theory.
Chidera Joseph
Student Assistant
Chidera is a senior majoring in Communication with a minor in Sociology. Her research focuses on the negative stereotyping of black youth in news media in relation to the educational gap between black and white students from elementary-high school.
Ilan Mandel
Student Assistant
After working in fields such as education, publishing, and medicine, he has decided to just avoid a real job for as long as possible. For now, he participates in research in the information science department looking at socially assistive robots.