Adjunct Assistant Professor
Dr. Ayesha Madni is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the USC Rossier School of Education. In addition to teaching in the school's Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program, she is an expert in the areas of educational games and technology, student motivation, social and emotional learning, and human learning and memory.
Dr. Madni has worked in the field of education for over 10 years, and currently works on a broad number of research projects involving Common Core State Standards (CCSS).
Prior to her position at the USC Rossier School of Education, Dr. Madni worked as a senior researcher for Intelligent Systems Technology, Inc. She also has a strong interest in enhancing performance of students with special needs. In this capacity, Dr. Madni has worked as a learning specialist providing targeted interventions to facilitate student learning and motivation across a variety of student populations. Dr. Madni received her doctorate in Educational Psychology from the University of Southern California.