C.V.

A pdf of my complete CV can be downloaded here.

 

Education

2017

Ph.D. Geology, The Ohio State University

Dissertation: "Phylogeny, systematics, and extinction selectivity of camerate crinoids."

2012

B.S. Geology, Biology minor, James Madison University

Honors Thesis: "Paleoenvironmental Trends in a Silurian Stromatoporoid Biostrome, Highland County, VA.”

2009

A.A. Science, Danville Community College

 

Appointments

2020-present

Research Geologist & Curator of Fossil Crinoids

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Department of Paleobiology

2018 - 2020

Kathryn W. Davis Postdoctoral Fellow

American Museum of Natural History

Division of Paleontology and Department of Education

2017 - 2018

Springer Postdoctoral Fellow

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Department of Paleobiology

Jan. - June 2017

Predoctoral Fellow

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Department of Paleobiology

2016 - 2017

Presidential Fellow

The Ohio State University

summer 2015, 2016

Graduate Teaching Assistant

James Madison University

Dept. of Geology and Environmental Science

2013 - 2016

Graduate Teaching Assistant

The Ohio State University

School of Earth Sciences

2012 - 2013

University Fellow

The Ohio State University

2011 - 2012

Teaching Assistant

James Madison University

Dept. of Geology and Environmental Science

2010

Teaching Assistant

James Madison University

Department of Biology

2020-present

Research Associate

American Museum of Natural History

Division of of Paleontology