Ph.D., Graduate School of Oceanography, Rutgers University, 2011-2016

BS, Chemistry, Loyola Marymount University, 2007 – 2011

BA, Spanish, Loyola Marymount University, 2007 – 2011

Research Experience:

Post Doctoral Researcher in Physical Oceanography

  • Oregon State University , Sep 2017 – present
  • Non-linear Internal Wave Propagation across the Inner-Shelf of Central California
  • Advisers: Jim Lerczak and Jack Barth

Post doctoral researcher in Physical Oceanography

  • Scripps Institute of Oceanography, 2017
  • Estuarine-Nearshore Connectivity: modeling and observations
  • Advisers: Falk Feddersen and Sarah Giddings

Research Assistant in Physical Oceanography

  • Rutgers University Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, 2011 – 2016
  • Sediment Transport and Dynamics of Delaware Estuary: modeling and observations
  • Advisers: Bob Chant and John Wilkin

Friday Harbor Laboratory Estuarine & Coastal Fluid Dynamics summer course

  • University of Washington, 2012
  • Analysis of the Thermal Budget in Fisherman Bay (located on Lopez Island, WA)
  • Advisers: Rocky Geyer and Parker MacCready

Research in Ocean Sciences (RIOS) REU internship

  • Rutgers University, 2010; funded by NSF
  • Profiling and Modeling Optics, Sediment and Phytoplankton in the Delaware Bay
  • Adviser: John Wilkin
  • Award recipient for poster presentation

Organic Chemistry Research Position

  • Loyola Marymount University, 2008 – 2011
  • Synthesis of Indole Derivatives; Synthesis and molecular modeling of G-Quadraplexes
  • Adviser: Jeremy McCallum
  • Seaver Research Grant recipient, 2009

Detailed CV upon request