As the current Assistant Director for Student Services at OIA, Amima has a long history with the university. Amima attended The College from 2005-2009, where she earned a B.A. in Psychology. After graduating in 2009, she pursued a career in advertising, working with companies such as The Chicago Tribune and Leo Burnett. During this time, she regularly engaged in alumni activities and providing career advice and guidance to undergraduate students. In 2014, she decided to change career paths to focus on her passion for facilitating the professional and educational growth and opportunities of others. She returned to the University to work in the Office of International Affairs, where she seeks to provide holistic support and advocacy for UChicago’s international student community. Amima has also earned a M.A. in Industrial & Organizational (I/O) Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, and is currently working towards her PhD in the same field.