Shanikwa has been an Online Tax Instructor for Northeastern University since June 2015.  She teaches Partners and Partnership Taxation and Corporations and Shareholders.  Both are graduate level courses.

Her class size ranges from 6 to 15 students in a session.  The students are executives, partners, and senior managers with a range of 5 to 30 years experience.  In her capacity as Instructor she monitors student performance as well as grades and provides thorough and timely feedback on their progress.  She also holds weekly live chat/lecture sessions on technical specific material, and fields and answers any questions that come up during the lecture.

Shanikwa received positive evaluations from the students regarding her lecture delivery style.  In addition, she scored an average of 4.3 out of a possible 5 in each session on the students’ post evaluations.