2004 Ph.D. in Physics and Astronomy, University of Pennsylvania
The Luminosity Function of Low-Mass Stars and Brown Dwarfs
2000 B.A. in Physics, University of Pennsylvania
Current Research Positions
2017–present Associate Professor, Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York
2010–2017 Assistant Professor , Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York
2010–present Research Associate, American Museum of Natural History, Astrophysics
2017–present Visiting Research Scholar, Simons Foundation, Flatiron Institute
Current Leadership Roles
2018–present Director, Hunter College McNulty Scholars Program
Lead program supporting ~20 undergraduate women STEM majors.
2018–present Sciware Initiative, Flatiron Institute
Coordinate and plan scientific computing education activities.