Janani Mohan

Resume

Overview

As a recent graduate in Political Science from UC Berkeley, I have interned at various U.S. government agencies, including the State Department and Smithsonian Institution. I have researched on several UC Berkeley projects in coordination with leading NGOs and thinktanks, such as the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and Federation of American Scientists (FAS). And I also make time to volunteer, usually in fields related to youth issues and education.

This resume has sections on my education, work, & volunteer experiences as well as my skills. For more information, please visit my LinkedIn profile.

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Education

  • Political Science, B.A.
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude from UC Berkeley in three years (2016-2019).
  • Academic Honors: Phi Beta Kappa Member, Dean’s List, Berkeley Freshman Scholarship, Department Awards (received 2 awards), Florence Mason Palmer Memorial Prize (2nd Place), Owen D. Young Prize in International Relations (2nd Place), Best Resume Winner in Resume-Writing Competition (Principles of Business), 1st Place in Arabic Calligraphy Competition (Arabic 1A)

Work Experience

Jobs & Internships

iKeyVault
Co-Founder

U.S. Congress, 
House of Representatives
CA-18 Intern

U.S. Department of State
Nonproliferation Intern

National Commission on Military,
National, and Public Service
Communications Intern

Library of Congress
Young Readers Center Intern

Smithsonian Institution
Journalism & Collections Intern

Humane Society of the U.S.
Communications Intern

Research Projects at UC Berkeley

Indian Politics
Presenter in Delhi, Mumbai, and Bangalore, India

Nuclear Gaming
Representative at National Labs and Defense Wargaming Conference

Emerging Technology
Representative at Center for Strategic and International Studies

Naval Nuclear Safeguards
Representative at the United Nations in Vienna, Austria

Conventional v Nuclear Deterrence
Poster Presenter at Department of Energy Conference

Volunteer Experience

Dweebs and Dogs
Co-Founder, created free mentorship website & mentored professionals.

Eastency Foundation
Co-Founder, donated >1000 textbooks to underprivileged.

Human Rights Organizations
Volunteered in prison/detention conditions and mental health.

Oakland International High School
Tutored recently-immigrated students in English, Math, etc.

Public Libraries
Assisted children’s librarians and with tech issues.

Skills

  • English: Native Fluency
  • Hindi: Limited Working Proficiency (2 yrs of college work)
  • French: Limited Working Proficiency (0.5 years of college work and study abroad)
  • Arabic: Elementary Proficiency (1 yr of college work)
  • Spanish: Elementary Proficiency (1 yr of college work)
  • Programming: Some R, Latex, HTML
  • Design: Adobe Photoshop, Website Design (WordPress), Other Digital Photography
  • I have written research papers & articles, fiction/ stories, and journalistic articles. My full publications list can be found here.