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Josef Korbel School of International Studies Humanitarian Assistance Program

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Current Students

Rachel Dyussengaliyev

Humanitarian Assistance Student Rachel Dyussengaliyev

Rachel Dyussengaliyev is a M.A. candidate in International Human Rights with a certificate in Humanitarian Assistance.  Rachel has a particular interest in refugee protection and disaster response.

Prior to coming to the Josef Korbel School, Rachel taught English in Japan for a year with the Japanese Teaching and Exchange Programme.  Rachel was also a Youth Development Peace Corps Volunteer in Kazakhstan. During her service, she organized a cheerleading team to promote leadership among women, provided HIV/AIDS education and guided students in preparing to attend US universities. 

Rachel completed her undergraduate studies at the University of the Cumberlands with a BS in Communication Arts.