Shekhar has experienced the challenge of balancing work, family & school. In graduate school he was a full-time student, worked full-time, and had a two year old.

shekhar regmi, senior lecturer & chief academic advisor

Shekhar Regmi is originally from Nepal. Prior to coming to the United States, he worked at the Peace Corps/ Nepal for several years as a training director. When he came back to school to get his Ed.D. 15 years after completing his master’s, he was married with a two-year-old, worked full time and went to school full time. Shekhar teaches the UWW core courses, advises students, and serves as the Chief Academic Advisor.

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educational background

  • B.A., Economics, Tri –Chandra College, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • M.A., Economics, Tribuwan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Intercultural Course Work at College and Universities, East West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • M.A., International Education, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • Ed. D., Educational Policy, Research, and Administration, University of Massachusetts Amherst 

teaching and research interests

Adult learning, community development and public health.