Education

2013 - present
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Ph.D., Physics, 2018 (expected)
M.A., Physics, 2015
2016 - 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Visiting Graduate Student
2009 - 2013
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
B.A., Physics, 2013 (high honors)
B.A., Science in Society, 2013
Cert., Informatics & Modeling, 2011

Work Experience

2013 - present
Graduate Research Fellow
Institute for Quantum Matter, Johns Hopkins University (JHU)
Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
2009 - 2013
Research Assistant
Department of Physics, Wesleyan University
Department of Electrical Engineering, Yale University
2009 - 2012
Senior IT Helpdesk Consultant & Training Manager
Wesleyan University

Selected Accolades

2016
Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Science

“[T]he brightest young entrepreneurs, breakout talents and change agents… personally vetted by a blue-ribbon panel of experts in their fields… Discovering brave new worlds.”

2016
ORAU National Nominee to the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

Selected from among the top early-career scientists worldwide by a discerning committee to join Nobel Laureates in Germany for a week of discussion.

2013 - 2018
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship ($130k)

Awarded to “recognize and support outstanding graduate students in NSF supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines”.

2013
Leroy Apker Award, American Physical Society

Awarded to a single graduating senior from among all PhD granting universities in the United States for superior research in physics.

Skills

Languages
Python
Java
C
Fortran
Matlab

Publications