Leslie works with instructors on developing inclusive and equitable teaching practices, with a focus on graduate student professional development. With her colleagues, she has developed programming for Associate Instructors, such as the Graduate Teaching Apprenticeship Program and multiple graduate student learning communities. Leslie is a Ph.D. Candidate in IUB’s Department of Anthropology. She has an M.A. in Anthropology and a B.A. in Gender and Women’s Studies and Anthropology.