Before coming to Rutgers, Fatimah worked as an Administrative Assistant in the Educational Opportunity Fund Program (EOF), at College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ. She earned a B.A. in Communication with a minor in Journalism and a M.S. in Organizational Change in Business Management from (CSE).
During her 13-year tenure in EOF, She served as a building marshal, played a key role in the mission and values committee for the college, assisted in their budget committee, and used her journalistic skills to work as one of the editors, reporter, and writers for the college’s newspaper “The Station.”
Now at Rutgers she says, “I feel excited experiencing so much diversity among the student body and faculty in Comparative Literature and across the university”. She adds, “I love working with students from different cultural backgrounds.” One of her goals is to continue to grow and learn at Rutgers. She plans to obtain her Ed.D. at Rutgers in the near future. Fatimah looks forward to having a long extended career at Rutgers.