Abbreviated CV


  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Ph.D. in Astrophysics, "Local Simulations of Magnetized Accretion Disks", 2010

M.S. in Astronomy, 2006

  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

B.S. in Physics, 2004

Professional Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, Iowa State University, 2019-present

  • Senior Research Associate, University of Colorado, 2016-2019

  • NASA Sagan Fellow, Southwest Research Institute, 2013-2016

  • JILA Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Colorado, 2010-2013

Honors and Awards

  • Scialog Fellow

  • Invited Visiting Scientist, UCSB Kavli Workshop

  • NASA Sagan Fellow

  • NASA Earth and Space Science Fellow

  • Virginia Space Grant Consortium Fellow

  • University of Illinois James Scholar

  • University of Illinois Dean’s List

  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars – Phi Beta Kappa Society

Full CV

CV Complete.pdf