My full CV can be found here.


2016 Ph.D. Geological Sciences The Ohio State University, Dec. 2016, supervisor: William I. Ausich

2012 M.S. Geological Sciences Ohio University, supervisor: Alycia L. Stigall

2010 B.S. Geology (with minor from Physics & Astronomy) University of Kansas

Professional Appointments and Employment

2022-present — Assistant Curator, Invertebrate Paleontology, Sam Noble Museum

2022-present — Assistant Professor, School of Geosciences, The University of Oklahoma

2018-present — Research Associate, Division of Paleontology (Invertebrates), American Museum of Natural History

2020-2022 — Research Paleobiologist (Fossil Echinodermata), Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution

2018-2020 Gerstner Scholar & Lerner-Gray Postdoctoral Fellow (Systematic Biology & Marine Sciences), American Museum of Natural History, Postdoctoral supervisor: Melanie Hopkins

2017-2018  Peter Buck Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian Institution), Postdoctoral supervisors: Peter J. Wagner & Gene Hunt

2008-2009 — Collections Assistant, The University of Kansas, KU Natural History Museum & Biodiversity Research Center, Division of Invertebrate Paleontology