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Curriculum vitae


2019 | Ph.D. in Geology, University at Buffalo

2013 | B.S. in Geological Sciences, University of Florida


2021   | Assistant professor, Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY

2019 – 2021 | Postdoctoral researcher, University of New Hampshire

2014 – 2019 | Graduate research assistant, University at Buffalo

2011 – 2013 | Undergraduate research assistant, University of Florida


2019 | College of Arts and Sciences Research Poster Winner, University at Buffalo

2018 | Solène Pouget Prize for Scientific Contributions to Society, University at Buffalo


Total amount awarded to date: $36,374

2022 | PSC-CUNY ($3,500)

2020 | University of Wyoming-National Park Service Research Station ($5,000)

2018 | College of Arts and Sciences Dissertation Fellowship, University at Buffalo ($6,000)

2017 | Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Award (BCS-1657065), National Science Foundation ($15,999)

2017 | Visiting Graduate Student Travel Grant, National Lacustrine Core Facility ($1,000)

2016 | Pegrum Professional Development Award, University at Buffalo ($500)

2016 | Graduate Student Conference Travel Grant, University at Buffalo ($500)

2015 | Graduate Student Research Grant, Geological Society of America ($1,875)

2012 | University Scholar Award, University of Florida ($2,000)


Queens College

Physical Geology

Sedimentology and Landscape Evolution

Geographic Information Systems

University of New Hampshire

Earth History

Innovation Scholars I and II


University at Buffalo

Glacial Geology

Environmental Remote Sensing (TA)

Climate Change (TA)

Natural Hazards (TA)

Geology Summer Field Camp (TA)

Quaternary Dating and Paleoclimate (Guest lecturer)


Ad hoc reviewer for NSF Arctic Natural Sciences, NSF EAR CAREER Program, Boreas, The Holocene, Nature Communications, Oceanography, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Quaternary Research, Quaternary Science Reviews

2021 - present | GSA campus representative, Queens College

2019 - present | Focus area maintainer, ICE-D Project

2022 | Co-convener for session at GSA Connects: "The last glacial-interglacial transition in western North America"

2021 | Primary convener for session at AGU Fall Meeting: "Human responses to paleoenvironmental change"

2019 | Primary convener for session AGU Fall Meeting: "Catching Cosmic Rays"

2019 | Co-convener for session at GSA Annual Meeting: "Cordilleran Ice Sheet through the Quaternary"

2017 – 2019 | Faculty Liaison, Department of Geology, University at Buffalo

2018 | Riverside Middle School Science ArtReach

2017 | Local organizing committee, NSF Greenland Ice Sheet Stability Workshop

2017 | K-12 Education and Outreach Committee, Buffalo March for Science

2015, 2016, 2017 | University at Buffalo Science Exploration Day

2014 – 2017 | Graduate Student Association Senator, University at Buffalo

2013 | Chairman, Geological Science Ambassadors, University of Florida

2011 – 2013 | Geological Science Ambassadors, University of Florida

2011 – 2013 | Can You Dig It? Florida Museum of Natural History

2011 – 2013 | Museum Docent, Florida Museum of Natural History


2022 | NAGT Early Career Geoscience Faculty Workshop

2021 | CUNY ASRC Grants 101 Bootcamp

2021 | Unlearning Racism in the Geosciences (URGE), University of New Hampshire

2020 |"Introduction to Inclusive Teaching" course, University of New Hampshire

2018 | NAVIGATE Project participant, NSF-funded initiative to increase the retention of women in STEM fields

2018 | “Science Communication for Any Audience” workshop, CIRTL Network

2017 | Associate level certification, CIRTL


American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL)

Geological Society of America (GSA)

Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM)

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)

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