2013 University of Californian, San Diego – Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Ph.D.
2004 Tufts University, B.S. in Biology, second major in Environmental Studies.
2015 James Smithson Postdoctoral Fellow, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
2015 Co-Editor, Aquatic Mammals
RECENT FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS & GRANTS
2014 U.S. Department of State Individual Certificate of Appreciation for Global Innovation through Science and Technology
2014 U.S. Department of State Group Certificate of Appreciation for Global Innovation through Science and Technology
2013 Knauss Sea Grant Marine Policy Fellowship
2012 Ocean Foundation Research Grant ($16,000)