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Zainub Cementwala

APIME & International Program Coordinator
Office: SU 309
Phone: 702-895-5607
Email: zainub.cementwala@unlv.edu

Biography

Zainub Cementwala (she/her/hers) currently serves as the APIME & International Program Coordinator in the office of Student Diversity & Social Justice. She holds an M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from New York University, and a B.A. in English with an Education minor from the University of California, Berkeley. A child of Indian Muslim immigrants, Zainub speaks Gujarati and Hindi, and is (very, very slowly) learning Arabic and Japanese. Her research passions include the international student experience, Asian-American and Desi-American identities, and students with disabilities. Zainub has worked and lived in Abu Dhabi, UAE, and has traveled to several countries, including India, Pakistan, Yemen, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. She is an avid fan of anime, music, and Bollywood.