About Me

I am a tenured Assistant Professor in the Experiential Engineering Education Department at Rowan University. I have a passion for introducing students to the world of engineering.

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I grew up in a suburb of Philadelphia, PA and attended college at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. I completed my undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering in 2005. After graduation I worked as a Biochemical Engineer at Merck & Co.

In 2007 I began my graduate work in Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois. I completed my MS in Environmental Engineering in Civil Engineering in 2009 and defended my doctoral dissertation in December 2014.

In September of 2013, I joined the faculty of Rowan University as a tenure-track instructor in Mechanical Engineering. I earned tenure in the 2017-2018 school year.

You can learn more about my research and teaching interests using the links at the top of this page.