Student Profiles

Bober, Camilla

Camilla Bober is a second year UNMA student. She graduated Summa Cum laude from Rutgers University in 2019 with a BA in Psychology and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Camilla’s primary interests are in human rights, democracy, sustainability, and development. She has both quantitative and qualitative research experience through her graduate and undergraduate education.

Camilla is the Graduate Student Assistant for the UNMA program for the 2020-2021 academic year, a Research Assistant for UNMA Director Dr. Eric Davis, and a UNMA Student Ambassador. She has also worked as an intern and external collaborator for the International Labour Organization while in the UNMA.

Camilla completed the Rutgers University SAS Honors Program in May 2019, wrote an interdisciplinary honors thesis, and was designated as a Paul Robeson Scholar. As an undergraduate she was awarded the Henry Rutgers Scholar Award and the Eleanor Brilliant Award for Outstanding WGS Senior. While completing her Bachelor’s, Camilla worked as an intern for PEN America’s Public Programs and at the IRW at Rutgers; she was also a research assistant in a neuropsychology laboratory.

Camilla is bilingual in English and Polish and has basic knowledge of Spanish. She completed the “Spanish for Reading Knowledge” course offered to graduate students by the Rutgers School of Arts & Sciences as well.