Uma Shankar works on Special Projects at OISS. Her primary focus is to guide the Scholars with their Permanent Resident applications. She absolutely enjoys working at Yale and has been here as long as she can remember in many capacities and has worked in many departments. She likes traveling to learn about different cultures and spends her free time attending many cultural events at Yale, watching hours of sports, reading, hiking and singing classical music. She holds a Bachelors degree in Physics and an MBA.