EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS



Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in French
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2009
    Dissertation: Rwanda: Testimonial Writings and the Shattering of Narrative Voice

Master of Arts (MA) in French
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2002

Master of Arts (MA) in Social Ethics
    Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University, Berkeley-Santa Clara, California 2002
    Thesis: Rwanda: The Sacred and Political Violence

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Theology
    Hekima University College, Nairobi, Kenya

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Philosophy
    Faculté de Philosophie Saint Pierre Canisius, Kinshasa, D.R Congo
    Thesis: Corporéité et pouvoir dans l’Etat honteux de Sony Labou-Tansi

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in French-African Linguistics     Institut Supérieur Pédagogique, Bukavu, D.R Congo
    Thesis: La dignité humaine dans Les Yeux du volcan de Sony Labou-Tansi

Language Proficiencies:
    French (Native), English (Fluent), Swahili (Native), Kinyarwanda (Native), Kirundi (Fluent), Lingala (Fluent),
Tshiluba (Advanced Proficient), Latin (Proficient Reading/Writing), Greek (Proficient Reading/Writing)