Our team

Questions? Contact us to arrange a meeting.

Partners of Refugees in Illinois Disability Employment

Department of Disability and Human Development
Institute on Disability and Human Development

1640 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, Illinois 60608

Rooshey Hasnain

Principal investigator and clinical assistant professor

Mansha Mirza

Co-principal investigator and assistant professor

Kathryn Duke

Program manager

Doctor of occupational therapy, Department of Disability and Human Development

Sumithra Murthy

Senior research associate

Doctoral student in disability studies, Department of Disability and Human Development

Aman Khan

IT product analyst

Graduate student, MS in management information systems

Anurag Sinhal

Graduate research assistant

MS in management information systems

Arabic interpreters

Haya AlafiSinan AlmukarRanda Abdelrahim

Peer mentor

Abla GharibSamad Abdul Rahman
Burmese and Rohingya
Bibi Zainab Mohamad
Burmese and Rohingya
Emmanuel Rutimirwa
French

Former research assistants

We thank all our former research assistants for their hard work over the years!

Vineeta Ram
Ayush Misra
Naba Khan