2015 – present: Assistant Director, Center for Meteorite Studies, Arizona State University.
2015 – present: Assistant Research Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University.
2013 – 2015: Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Mineral Sciences, Washington, DC.
Advisor: Timothy J. McCoy
2012 – 2013: Postdoctoral Fellow, Hawai‘i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI.
Advisor: Alexander N. Krot
2012: Research/Laboratory Assistant, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, Department of Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.
Advisor: Dante S. Lauretta
2006: REU Intern, American Museum of Natural History, New York City, NY. Advisor: Harold C. Connolly Jr.
2004 – 2005: Electron Microprobe Mineral Analysis, RRUFF Project, Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.
Advisor: Robert T. Downs
2003 – 2004: Intern, UA/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Program, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, Department of Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.
Advisor: David A. Kring
Chronology of Education
2007-2012: Ph.D. in Planetary Science. University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
2002-2006: B.S. in Astronomy and in Physics. University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
2005: University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.
2000-2003: Cochise Community College, Sierra Vista, Arizona, USA.
1998-2002: Buena High School, Sierra Vista, Arizona, USA.
2013 – present: Science Team Collaborator, Carbonaceous Meteorites Working Group, OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission (NASA).
2008 – 2009: Visiting Research Student, Open University, UK.
Intramural – ASU/SESE/CMS
ASU/NASA Space Grant Steering Committee (2017)
Nininger Meteorite Award Organizer, CMS (2017, 2016, 2015)
Nininger Student Travel Award Organizer and Reviewer, SESE (2017, 2016)
Development Success Seminars, ASU (2017, 2016, 2015)
CLAS Communicators, ASU (2017, 2016, 2015)
Extramural – Committees
Meteorite Working Group (MWG, NASA), Member (Jan. 2016–Dec. 2018)
Curation and Analysis Planning Team for Extraterrestrial Materials (CAPTEM, NASA), Member (Jan. 2016–Dec. 2018)
Meteoritical Society Membership Committee, Member (Jan. 2017–Dec. 2019)
Extramural – Review Panels
NASA Postdoctoral Program, External Reviewer (2 years)
NASA Postdoctoral Program, Panelist (1 year)
NASA Participating Scientist Program, Panelist (1 year)
NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship, Panel Member (1 year)
NASA Emerging Worlds, External Reviewer (1 year)
NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship, External Reviewer (1 year)
NASA Origins of Solar Systems, External Reviewer (1 year)
NASA Cosmochemistry, External Reviewer (1 year)
Graduate and Professional Student Council, UA, Travel Grant Judge (1 year)
Extramural – Journal Peer Review
Nature Geoscience (1:2017)
Polar Science (1:2017)
Science Advances (1:2017)
Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Reviewer (1: 2014)
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Reviewer (14: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 3×2015, 2016, 6×2017)
Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Reviewer (10: 2008, 2011, 2012, 3×2013, 2014, 3×2016)
Extramural – Book Peer Review
Book chapter review for Cambridge University Press (2016)
Book proposal for Elsevier (2016)
Extramural – Conference Sessions Chaired
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference – Session Chair (2015, 2013)
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference – Dwornik Judge (2013)
Meeting of the Meteoritical Society – Session Chair (2011)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Pre-Forum Meeting on Future Cosmochemistry. The 21st “Science in Japan” Forum – US-Japan Collaboration in Space Sciences – Past, Present and Future, Washington DC (June 2016)
McPherson College, Keynote Speaker, Kansas Academy of Science, McPherson, KS (April 2016)
School of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University, AZ (Feb. 2015)
Department of Physics, Washington University in St. Louis, MO (two talks, Feb. 2015)
Department of Mineral Sciences, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC (Jan. 2015)
Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX (Feb. 2013)
Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society (2017, 2013, 2011, 2007)
Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006)
37th Symposium on Antarctic Meteorites, National Institute of Polar Research (2014)
Hayabusa 2014, 2nd symposium of Solar System materials, JAXA (2014)
The Meteoritical Society