I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Materials Science at Missouri State University. Note: This website is currently being updated!

Curriculum Vitae


PhD in Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ: Awarded Aug. 2017

M. S. in Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ: Awarded Dec. 2015

B. A. cum laude in Astronomy, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY: Awarded May 2011

Research Interests

orbital dynamics+evolution of extrasolar planetary systems, planetary formation and migration, disk-planet interactions, orbital dynamics and its impact on planetary/small body surfaces, science education, data science, women/minority involvement in STEM fields