Experience

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Carleton University: July 2021 – present.

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Outcomes and Administrative Sciences, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, State University of New York at Binghamton (Binghamton University): August 2017 – June 2021.

Courtesy Faculty, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Binghamton University (Sep, 2017 – Aug 2020).

Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences. State University of New York at Binghamton (Binghamton University): August 2016 – Aug 2017.

Statistical Consultant, Statistical Consulting Services. Center for Learning and Teaching. State University of New York at Binghamton (Binghamton University): August 2016 – Aug 2017.

Research fellow, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University: Feb 2016 – May 2016. Supervisor: Dr. Paul McNicholas

Post-doctoral fellow, Department of Biology, McMaster University: April 2014 – Jan 2016. Supervisor: Dr. G. Brian Golding

Visiting researcher, University of Catania, Italy: May 2012; Sep 2012; Feb 2013. Host: Dr. Salvatore Ingrassia

Grants

2020-2023 - National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases [NIAMS])

2021 - Foundation to Eradicate Duchenne

2020 - Foundation to Eradicate Duchenne

2019 - Foundation to Eradicate Duchenne

Selected Academic Awards

2011 – 2014 — Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS D) - National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Scholarship (for Ph.D., University of Guelph): Federal scholarship awarded to the top-ranked Postgraduate Scholarship (PGS) applicants.

2011 — Ontario Graduate Scholarship (for Ph.D., University of Guelph): Provincial scholarship declined in favour of NSERC (CGS D).

2009 — CPES Society of Excellence (University Of Guelph): For excellent academic achievement and outstanding contributions to the University of Guelph community and beyond.

Education

Ph.D. in Statistics, 2014, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph. Supervisor: Dr. Paul McNicholas.

M.Sc. in Mathematics, 2011, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph. Supervisor: Dr. Chris Bauch.

B.Sc. Honours in Mathematics, 2009, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph.

Teaching

  • Carleton University

    • HLTH 3201: Epidemiology. Winter 2022 (scheduled)

  • Binghamton University

    • PHRM 511: Biostatistics. Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021.

    • PHRM 528: Population Health and Study Design Evaluation. Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020.

    • PHRM 551: Public Health and Global Health Problems. Spring 2020, Spring 2021.

    • Math 597: Independent Study: Statistical Consulting. Spring 2017.

  • University of Guelph

    • Math 147: Elementary Statistics. Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017.

University Service

  • Carleton University

    • Research Ethics Board

    • Health Sciences Department Seminar Coordinator

  • Binghamton University

    • PharmD program:

      1. Interviewer for admission to program.

      2. Faculty advisor to PharmD students.

    • Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Growth (PRODiG) committee

    • Data Science Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence Working Group on Public Health/Healthcare Data

    • Committee on Awards and Progression.

    • Chair of Assessment and Evaluation Committee.

    • Multiple faculty and staff search committees.

    • Course Evaluation Committee.

    • Health Outcomes and Administrative Sciences Computing Labs Design.

    • Statistical Consulting Services oversight committee.

Other Academic Services

Referee

  • For grant proposal to the Prinses Beatrix Spierfonds.

  • For abstracts to 2019 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting

  • Journal of the American Statistical Association

  • Advances in Data Analysis and Classification

  • Evolutionary Bioinformatics

  • Journal of Intensive Care Medicine.

  • Journal of Neuromuscular Disorders

  • Journal of Personalized Medicine

  • Journal of Classification.

  • Computational Statistics and Data Analysis.

  • Statistics in Medicine.

  • Trends in Food Science and Technology.

Volunteer

  • For the Statistical Society of Canada at the Joint Statistical Meetings, Denver, CO, July 2019.

Professional Society Memberships

Statistical Society of Canada

Classification Society