CV

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See also: public engagement activities

Education
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Integrative Biology, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Texas at Austin, January 2015-present; adviser: Dr. Hans Hofmann
Doctor of Philosophy, Neuroscience Institute, Georgia State University, 2014; adviser: Dr. Matthew Grober
Master of Science, Neuroscience Institute, Georgia State University, 2013; adviser: Dr. Matthew Grober
Bachelor of Arts, Neuroscience and Behavior, Vassar College, 2008; adviser: Dr. Erica Crespi

Honors and Awards
Travel Award, BEACON Center for the Study of Evolution in Action, 2017
Travel Award, American Neuroendocrine Society, 2014
2nd Place, TechTalks, a science oratory competition, Atlanta Science Festival, 2014
Honeycutt Fellowship, Georgia State University, 2013-2014
Steven Kudravi Memorial Award for Outstanding Introductory Instruction, Georgia State University, 2013
Travel Award, Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, 2012
Graduate Award for Outstanding Instruction, Georgia State University, 2012
Charlotte Mangum Student Support, Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, 2012, 2013, 2014
Brains and Behavior Fellowship, Georgia State University, 2009-2014
Center for Neuromics Award for Research, Georgia State University, 2009
National Science Foundation, Honorable Mention, Graduate Research Fellowship Program, 2009
Senior Prize in Neuroscience and Behavior, Vassar College, 2008
General Honors and Departmental Honors in Neuroscience and Behavior, Vassar College, 2008

Grants
BEACON Center, “BEACON and Beyond: Broadening Participation and the Scope of Public Engagement,” 2017
BEACON Center, “An evidence-based framework for transforming scientific communication and engagement with the public,” 2016
National Science Foundation, Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant, 2013
Georgia State University, Dissertation Grant, 2013
Sigma Xi, Grants-in-Aid of Research, 2012