I am a political science Ph.D. candidate at the University of California, Merced. During the Spring of 2021, I am a Visiting Instructor at Wellesley College. Before advancing to candidacy at UCM, I served as the lab manager for the political science department's experimental lab for two years. Before UCM, I received a B.A. in psychology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. While at UNL, I was a research assistant in the Political Attitudes and Cognition Lab and Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Lab. I have also worked in consumer insights and ux research in nonprofit and tech spaces.

During Spring of 2021 I am teaching Political Psychology at Wellesley College and Public Opinion at the University of California, Merced. More details on my teaching experience can be found under the teaching tab.

A description of my dissertation can be found under the projects tab. You can also follow this link to view my CV.


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