Professional Appointments

Assistant Professor, Albright College ( 2019 – Present) - Department of Biological Sciences

 

Special Education Instructor, Gosnell Public Schools (2007 – 2012)


Special Education Assistant, Weymouth Public Schools (2005 – 2007)

Education

PhD,  University of Missouri (Awarded July, 2019), Pathobiology Program (Integrative Anatomy faculty, Advisor: Casey M. Holliday)


MS, Fort Hays State University (Awarded May, 2014), Biological Sciences (Advisor: S. Christopher Bennett)


MEd, Lesley University (Awarded May, 2007), Elementary and Special Education in Moderate Disabilities


BA, Bridgewater State University (Awarded December, 2004), Asian History (Biochemistry minor)

Publications

See "Communications" page

Outreach

Skype-A-Scientist and informal virtual presentations in Biology, Paleontology, and Ornithology (2013 – Present)

 

13th Street Educational Partnership - Albright College and reading School District collaborative workshops for elementary and middle school aged students. (2021 – Present)


Letters to A Pre-Scientist - Written correspondence with students in various educational settings. (2019 – Present)


Audubon Society bird counts - North American Migratory Bird Count (2015 – Present) and Christmas Bird Count (2012 – Present) working with citizen scientists to create estimates of bird populations


Author of Extinct Animal of the Week (previously Dinosaur of the Week) blog - Originally daily blog describing and discussing fossil animals.  (2010 – 2020)


Presentations via University of Missouri for STEM, Health Sciences, and Gross Anatomy (2014 - 2019)


Dinosaurs and Cavemen Science Expo Educator (2015 – 2018)


Missouri Department of Conservation Wetlands Bird Survey (2015 – 2018)

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