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Nikki Bruckmann

Associate Director of Student Services

317-940-4257 nbruckma@ifsa-butler.org

Start Date

August 2012

Academic Focus

Anthropology

Interests

Anthropologist • Adventurer • Outdoors • Insects are cool • Plant enthusiast • Activist

I love working with a team of people who are passionate and excited about international education. Working alongside them makes our work impactful and so much more meaningful!

Education

Nikki graduated with a bachelor's in Journalism and a master's in Cultural and Social Anthropology with a focus on Gender, Ecology and Society.

Travel Experience

Nikki studied abroad in Mexico, and upon graduating moved to Mexico for a year to work alongside two anthropologist preserving indigenous cultures in Oaxaca through the creation of community museums. This experienced drove Nikki to receiving her Masters in Cultural and Social Anthropology and understanding the importance of participatory action research and community engagement.

Did You Know?

Nikki runs a small decorative plant business out of her home and enjoys doing handstands.