Research Areas:
Research Interests:
  • Chemical evolution of Earth's oceans and atmosphere
  • Development and application of isotopic and trace element paleoproxies
  • Biogeochemical dynamics in modern oxygen-deficient aqueous environments
  • The emergence and long-term stability of planetary 'biosignatures'
Education:
  • Ph.D., Earth Sciences, University of California, Riverside, 2012
  • M.S., Earth Sciences, University of California, Riverside, 2008
  • B.S., Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 2005
  • O.K. Earl Postdoctoral Fellowship, California Institute of Technology, 2012
  • Roland Blanchard Fellowship, University of California, Riverside, 2009
  • Chancellor's Distinguished Fellowship, University of California, Riverside, 2006