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    Azizjon Azimi
    New York University
    United States
    User ID: 8070
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    Azizjon is an incoming M.P.P. candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He graduated cum laude from New York University in May 2016 with two honors majors - in economics and international relations - at the age of 19, becoming NYU's Youngest Distinguished Degree Candidate. Afterward, he worked in the banking division at Simon-Kucher & Partners' in New York specializing in strategy marketing and pricing. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of TajRupt - a nongovernmental organization in his home country of Tajikistan that he founded. TajRupt was launched last summer with $3.3 million in grants from several developmental financial institutions and works to empower underprivileged students in Tajikistan through renewable energy, subsidized educational financing and anti-corruption efforts. Azizjon is also involved with the United Nations Development Group through provision of consulting services for the UNFPA, and serves as Adjunct Senior Researcher at NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. At NYU, he served as President of the largest student organization - Model United Nations - and was also an executive member of the Student Activities Board.
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    Most recent degree:
    Bachelor
    University:
    New York University
    Subject:
    B.A. Economics (H)
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Last Name: 
Azimi
Gender: 
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Woodside
Short Biography : 
Azizjon is an incoming M.P.P. candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He graduated cum laude from New York University in May 2016 with two honors majors - in economics and international relations - at the age of 19, becoming NYU's Youngest Distinguished Degree Candidate. Afterward, he worked in the banking division at Simon-Kucher & Partners' in New York specializing in strategy marketing and pricing. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of TajRupt - a nongovernmental organization in his home country of Tajikistan that he founded. TajRupt was launched last summer with $3.3 million in grants from several developmental financial institutions and works to empower underprivileged students in Tajikistan through renewable energy, subsidized educational financing and anti-corruption efforts. Azizjon is also involved with the United Nations Development Group through provision of consulting services for the UNFPA, and serves as Adjunct Senior Researcher at NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. At NYU, he served as President of the largest student organization - Model United Nations - and was also an executive member of the Student Activities Board.
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Years of higher education: 
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Research Analyst
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New York
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Fluent
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native
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fluent
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fluent
Nationality: 
Tajikistan
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United States
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Expected date of graduation: 
2016
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Location (country): 
United States
Language 2: 
Tajiki
Language 3: 
Persian
Language 4: 
Russian
Current Employer: 
Simon-Kucher & Partners
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Location 2 (country): 
Tajikistan
Location 2 (City): 
Dushanbe
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Current or Final GPA/Grade: 
3.71
Student Organisation Memberships: 
Model United Nations President, Head Delegate, Treasurer, Under-Secretary-General (NYU) Student Activities Board Executive Member (NYU)
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Harvard Business School
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Adjunct Senior Researcher
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Other employer: 
NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia
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Graduation Month (expected): 
May