Dissertation Title: The Habitability of Ocean Worlds: A Chemical Systems Perspective

Dissertation Advisor: Hunter Waite

Fellowships and Recognitions:

  • Texas Space Grant Consortium Graduate Fellow, 2017- 2020
  • Best Graduate Student Poster from UTSA College of Sciences Research Conference, 2018
  • American Geophysical Union Outstanding Student Paper Award, 2017 Fall Meeting

Graduation Date: Fall 2021

Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Southwest Research Institute

Current Position: William L. Fisher Congressional Geoscience Fellow, U.S. Congress

Research Interest:

  • Planetary Science
  • Icy moons
  • Astrobiology
  • Science policy