Samantha Silberstein is a doctoral student at Indiana University in the Higher Education Administration program. She serves as a Project Associate for the National Survey of Student Engagement. Samantha earned her M.Ed. in Educational Policy, Planning, and Leadership at William & Mary where she worked with the Dean of Students office and student union. Prior to pursuing her M.Ed., Samantha served as a program coordinator for the Gordon Engineering Leadership Program at Northeastern University.
Samantha’s research interests focus primarily on institutional approaches to creating inclusive environments and effective practices for engaging majority population students in diversity and equity work.