Adjunct Professor

J.D.Candidate, CUNY School of Law (2022)

M.A. in Human Rights, Columbia University (2017)

B.S. in Criminal Justice, John Jay Collge of Criminal Justice (2015)

B.A. in Linguistics, Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University (2009)


Ms. Kumskova – a former student at John Jay College, McNair student and John Jay-Vera fellow – is currently a Senior UN Advocacy and Policy adviser with the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC), where she support civil society advocacy efforts on peaccebuilding at the UN both in the headquarters in NY as well as in the field. Her areas of expertise include human rights, peace and security, gender analysis and counterterrorism.

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