Research Summary

Geosciences Geomorphology of Arid Landscapes Archaeological Geology Petroleum exploration Primary geographic regions of research: Namibia, Southern Africa, Turkey, Egypt, American southwest


  • BA Honors, Geology & Environmental Science, The University of Pennsylvania
  • MA, Geology, Bryn Mawr College
  • PhD, Geosciences, University of Arizona

2018-9 AY summary

  • Five peer-reviewed journal articles published so far in the AY' 2018-9; one more in review, four in prep.
  • I edited a thematic volume of Quaternary International, an Elsevier Journal, on behalf of documenting papers presented at the 2015 INQUA (International Quaternary Association) Congress.
  • I was appointed to serve on the Editorial Board of the journal Annals of the American Association of Geographers.
  • The Facebook page that I started for my class called Geomorphology Rules has >120,000 folowers and reaches 2 million people per week.  
  • I coordinate social media outreach for the International Association of Limnogeology (IAL) and the Archaeological Geology Division of the Geological Society of America.