Curriculum Vitae


2023 (ex) — PhD in Creative Writing and Literature, Literary Nonfiction Writing

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
Area of research: literary nonfiction, graphic memoir, environmental literature, composition studies, narratology

2019 — Master of Arts in English, Creative Nonfiction

Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
Area of research: personal narrative, lyric essay, memoir, literary editing, contemporary nonfiction

2015 — B.A., English, Creative Nonfiction, Summa Cum Laude

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Area of research: interdisciplinary literary practices, dystopian literature, narrative nonfiction, publishing


2019 – 2023 — Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Cincinnati

ENGL 2089: “(Human) Nature Writing and Media”
Intermediate composition course emphasizing primary and ethnographic research with a focus on discourse communities (2 sections)

ENGL 1001: English Composition
Rhetoric and composition course emphasizing critical reading, writing, and textual analysis with particular focus on argument and research-based writing (2 sections)

2017 – 2019 — Graduate Teaching Assistant, Ohio University

ENG 3950: Creative Writing Workshop, Nonfiction
Apprenticeship with Dr. Eric LeMay

ENG 3060: Women & Writing: “Critical Approaches to Buffy the Vampire Slayer”
Apprenticeship with Dr. Edmond Chang

ENG 1510: Writing & Rhetoric, Education and the 21st Century
Rhetoric and composition course with a focus on multimodality and themed around issues and topics in the field of education (3 sections)

ENG 1510: Writing & Rhetoric, Cultural Competencies
Multi-level course studying rhetoric and composition and featuring nationally recognized scholars in the field, with a primary focus on exploring texts with culturally relevant themes

2015 — Student Manager of the Online Writing Program

Center for Academic Program Support (CAPS), University of New Mexico

2013 – 2015 — Writing Tutor; Instructional Teaching Assistant

Center for Academic Program Support (CAPS), University of New Mexico CRLA (International College Reading and Learning Association) ‘Master Tutor’ certified

2013 – 2014 — Student Teacher, University of New Mexico Honors College

UHON 205-002: Humanities in Society & Culture: Writing the Earth
Apprenticeship with Associate Dean of the Honors College, Dr. Ursula Shepherd, Carnegie U.S. Professor of the Year award-winner


2017 – 2019 — Brevity: A Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction, Assistant Editor

2014 – 2015 — Scribendi Magazine, Staff Member, University of New Mexico

2015 — Blue Mesa Review, Reader, University of New Mexico