Serap Rada, Ph.D.

Assistant Director, Graduate Studies

College/University: Ph.D., University of Maryland

301-405-2513 3107 Knight Hall

Serap D. Rada, Ph.D., is the assistant director of graduate studies for the Philip Merrill College of Journalism.

Previously, Serap was the Director of Global Communities, a living-learning program on campus dedicated to enhancing inter-cultural communication. She also taught in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland and worked as a private consultant before joining the Humphrey Program.

She conducted research as a Fulbright Fellow in Istanbul, Turkey, and as a National Science Foundation Fellow in South Korea. Her dissertation is “State Intervention in the Economy: Institutional Aspects of Incentive Regimes in Turkey and South Korea.”

Serap speaks Turkish and Spanish.