Education

Ph.D. in Geology — December, 2015, University of Arizona

M.S. in Geology — August, 2011, University of Arizona

B.A. in Geology — May, 2009, Whitman College

Study Abroad — Spring, 2008, University of Otago, NZ

 

Positions

Assistant Professor — Jan. 2018-present, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Postdoctoral Scholar — Jan. 2016-Jan. 2018, Northern Arizona University

Teaching Assistant — Aug. 2009-Dec. 2015, University of Arizona

Geoscience Intern  — Summer 2014, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company

Research Assistant — Jan. 2011-May, 2013, University of Arizona

Climbing Ranger — Summers 2007, 2009, Mount Rainier National Park

 

SELECTED HONORS, GRANTS, and AWARDS

Pioneer Natural Resources-NAU Research Collaboration (Co-PI), 2016, $225,000

Graduate Student Research Grant, Geological Society of America, 2013, $2091

ConocoPhillips Summer Research Grant, University of Arizona, 2012, $1500

Galileo Circle Scholar, University of Arizona, 2011, $1000

Chevron Summer Research Grant, University of Arizona, 2011, $1500

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Grants in Aid, 2011, $500

Chevron, Summer Research Grant, University of Arizona, 2010, $1500

Albert Ripley Leeds Prize in Geology, Whitman College, 2009

 

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE AND COLLABORATION

ARM project researcher, Pioneer Natural Resources and Northern Arizona University, 2016-2018

Summer Internship, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company, 2014

ExxonMobil Sequence Stratigraphy Field Course, Rock Springs, WY, 2010

COSA/SOSA project researcher, ExxonMobil and University of Arizona, 2009-2011