Dr. Sharma serves as Coordinator of the Diversity Concentration, and is Assistant Professor at Argosy University, Chicago. Dr. Sharma's clinical interest is in the development of cultural competence in particular, how to make the study and practice of psychology more relevant and accessible to diverse populations. He is also interested in gender issues and violence against women prevention, and is the former Director of Resources for Sexual Violence Prevention at the University of Chicago. He has developed interactive workshops and has designed and conducted facilitator trainings on varied subjects related to race, gender, and related issues of social justice. Dr. Sharma has worked extensively with the South Asian community, addressing such issues as gender, violence, and dating expectations in relationships. Also a musician, Dr. Sharma is interested in integrating various cultural traditions of music and education in bridging areas of difference. Dr. Sharma's clinical approach is formed by an integration of Humanistic, Internal Family Systems, and psychodynamic perspectives.