Timnet Gedar



Timnet graduated from Amherst College with double majors in Black Studies and History. She completed her MSc in Social Development Practice at UCL in London and is currently pursuing a PhD in History from the University of Michigan.


Timnet started tutoring as a high school student and has volunteered or worked at several enrichment programs for K-12 students since then. Most recently, she has taught writing and history courses to undergraduates at the University of Michigan.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Traveling
  • Reading and drinking tea
  • Trying new restaurants