Most recent PDF copy of CV:
2015 University of California, San Diego / Ph.D. Anthropology
2010 University of California, San Diego / M.A. Anthropology
2006 Arizona State University / B.A. Anthropology
2018-present Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Iowa State University
2017-18 UCMEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Instituto de Geología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, and the University of California, Riverside
2016-17 Adjunct Faculty, California State University, Dominguez Hills, Department of Anthropology
GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS, AND AWARDS
2018 National Science Foundation – Senior Archaeology Research Grant. Project: Investigating the Origins of Mesoamerican Agriculture: Isotopic Studies in the Tehuacán Valley, Puebla, Mexico. PI: Andrew D. Somerville ($29,028).
2018 Wenner-Gren Foundation – Post Ph.D. Research Grant. Project: Exploring the Origins of Mesoamerican Agriculture: Reconstructing Diet and Ecology in the Tehuacán Valley. PI: Andrew D. Somerville ($19,995).
2017 UCMEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. University of California-Riverside and the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Institute of Geology.
2016 Postdoctoral Fellowship with The National Autonomous University of Mexico, Institute of Anthropology (declined to accept)
2015 Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award. Human Development Program, University of California, San Diego.
2014 F.G. Bailey Fellowship Program. Anthropology Department, University of California, San Diego. ($1,200).
2014 UC Pacific Rim Research Grant. Project: Diet, Subsistence, and Exchange in pre-historic complex Hunter-Fisher-Forager populations on the Pacific Rim of North America. Co-PI: Mikael Fauvelle and Co-PI Andrew Somerville ($5,000).
2013 National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant. Project: Environmental Reconstruction of Mesoamerica’s Northern Frontier through Stable Isotope Analysis of Leporid Bones. PI: Margaret Schoeninger; Co-PI: Andrew Somerville (NSF# 1262186) ($24,571).
2013 IGERT Summer Research Grant ($5,000).
2012 IGERT Internship Grant. Paleobotanical training (4 months) at the Universidad Nacional Autónomo de México ($6,000).
2012 IGERT Travel Grant. To the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. ($700).
2012 IGERT Mini-Grant. For dissertation research supplies and laboratory analyses ($1,200).
2011-12 National Science Foundation funded Integrative Graduate Education Research Traineeship (IGERT). Global Change, Marine Ecosystems, and Society. Scripps Institute for Oceanography, University of California, San Diego (NSF# 0903551) (tuition with $30,000 stipend).
2010 Dean of Social Sciences Travel Fund Award. University of California, San Diego ($400).
2010 Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid-of-Research for pre-dissertation research ($400).
2008 M.E. Spiro Fellowship. Anthropology Department, University of California, San Diego (tuition with $18,000 stipend).
2007 Regents Fellowship. University of California, San Diego (tuition with $18,000 stipend).
2006 Cynthia Lakin Award. Anthropology Department, Arizona State University ($200).
2005 Undergraduate Research Assistantship Award in Anthropology. Anthropology Department. Arizona State University ($975).
2005 Dons and Donas’ Edwin R. Marshall Scholarship Fund. Anthropology Department. Arizona State University ($3,000).