Service-Learning Faculty & Staff
Stacey Muse, M.A.
Service-Learning Coordinator, OSLCE
Stacey moved from Denver, Colorado to join the OLSCE team as the Service-Learning Coordinator. She has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 10 years and holds a Master's degree in nonprofit management and leadership studies from the University of San Diego. In addition to her work at the University, she is working on completing her PhD research, which focuses on community voice and impact in community-university partnerships. Stacey strives to co-create meaningful, sustainable partnerships that are transformative for students and community. She is excited to explore Reno and get to know all of the wonderful community partners (current and future).
Administrative Assistant, OSLCE
Mary graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in May 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and a Minor in Economic Policy. Besides being the Administrative Assistant for the Office of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement, she is also the Coordinator for the NevadaFIT Program. Mary enjoys traveling, cooking and spending time with her family.
Eliot Assoudeh is a PhD candidate of Political Science. His research interests are religion and politics, totalitarian regimes/movements, identity construction, political behavior, and civic engagement. He is a 2014 and 2015 recipient of the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) research grant for his project on "fascism and religion".
Eliot serves as a research assistant in the Office of Service-Learning and Civic Engagement. His research techniques include advanced quantitative methods (including multilevel analysis and econometrics), qualitative methods, formal methods, computational and behavioral modeling, and network analysis. He has facility working with Stata, SPSS, NVivo, and UCINET. His methodological skills include data collection, archival research, questionnaire development, and sampling. He holds an MA in Liberal Arts from Western Washington University (2010) and an MA in Comparative Politics and International Relations from University of Nevada Reno (2014).