Publications

  • Hage, R. (2014). Influence of media and media literacy on women’s self-esteem: A pilot study. American University of Beirut, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Lebanon. Thesis, Dissertations, and Projects. Retrieved from Scholarworks Repository. Identifier URI.
 

Multicultural Center for Research and Practice

Antioch University New England (AUNE), Keene, New Hampshire, USA

Research Assistant • AUG 2016 – MAY 2017
  • Research assistant to director helping promote multiculturalism within a social justice orientation. Focus on culturally diverse and immigrant youth, adults, and families in the New England area
  • Maintained and developed the Multicultural Center’s website
  • Helped plan and organize the Support Group for Ethnic and Racial Diversity (SERD) and Disaster Shakti student organizations and outreach programs
  • Managed SERD-related action plans
  • Planned and executed project development and qualitative research
  • Engaged in community service, fund raisers, and outreach activities
  • Helped organize the Department of Clinical Psychology and Antioch University New England’s trauma conference, entitled, Defining Trauma and Resilience
 

UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California, USA

Research Assistant • JAN 2008 – JUN 2010
  • Research assistant to post-doctorate Aditi Joshi, under the guidance of Dr. David Shapiro, in her research which focused on stress responses in patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome and the biological characteristics of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Helped conduct experiments with graduate doctoral students
  • Performed marketing tasks for the institute to raise awareness and promote its research profile
  • Captured and entered clinical research data into statistical analysis tools
 

UCLA Department of Psychology

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), California, USA

Research Assistant • JAN 2008 – JUN 2010
  • Research assistant to post-doctorate Janet Tomiyama, under the guidance of Dr. Theodore Robles, in her research that focused on dieting and reasons for which dieting was ineffective
  • Recruited and screened participants
  • Helped conduct experiments with graduate doctoral students
  • Captured and entered clinical research data into statistical analysis tools
  • Presented findings at the 18th Annual Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference (PURC) at UCLA