Curriculum Vitae

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Professional Appointments

Dec. 2015 -Full professor (Level E), Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia

2012 -   Associate professor, Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
2008 - 2012 Assistant professor, Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
2005 - 2008 Hubble, Lyman Spitzer, Jr., and Council on Science and Technology Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA

Education

2000 - 2005 PhD in Physics, University of California, Berkeley
1998 - 2000 MA in Physics, University of California, Berkeley 

1994 - 1998 AB in Physics, Certificate in Computational and Applied Mathematics, summa cum laude, Princeton University

Awards and Honors (Selected)

2013 Helen B. Warner Prize, American Astronomical Society

2010 NSF CAREER Award

2009 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

2005 Hubble, Lyman Spitzer, Jr. (Princeton University), and Council on Science and Technology (Princeton University) Postdoctoral Fellowships

2005 Mary Elizabeth Uhl Dissertation Prize (University of California, Berkeley)

Scientific and Community Service (Selected)

2011 - Editorial Board Member, Scientific Reports

2008 - Founder and Director, UC Santa Cruz Project for Inmate Education

2005 - 2008Founder and Director, Princeton Prison Teaching Initiative

2000 - 2005Advisory Board Member, Director of Math and Science Instruction, and Volunteer Instructor, Prison University Project