C. V.

You can download my whole C. V. here.

You can find links to my work using my ORCiD:


B. A. in Physics and Astronomy with High Honors

Colgate University

09/2013 – 05/2017

Advisor: Thomas J. Balonek

M.A. in Astronomy

Boston University

09/2017 – 05/2019

Advisor: Alan P. Marscher

PhD Candidate (Current)

Boston University


Advisor: Alan P. Marscher

Research Interests

My current research interests are based in observational and theoretical studies of active galactic nuclei. On a broader scale, I am interested in high-energy astrophysics and extra-galactic astronomy. I also have previous experience with online education.


For a list of my publications, please visit my Publications page.


For a list of my previous teaching experience, please visit my Teaching page.


04/2021    Short-Timescale Variability of the Blazar BL Lac using TESS, UMASS Dartmouth Physics Colloquium – Invited Colloquium

04/2021     Kinematics of Parsec-Scale Jets of Gamma-Ray Blazars: Ten Years of the 43GHz VLBA-BU-BLAZAR Program, 9th International Fermi Symposium – Contributed Talk

04/2021     Monitoring Blazars at High Time Resolution: A New Golden Age?, Colgate University P&A Seminar – Invited Colloquium

08/2019     Understanding Blazars through Multiwavelength Variability, Stanford University – Contributed Talk

05/2018     New England Regional Quasar and AGN Meeting (NERQUAM), Yale University – Contributed Talk

05/2017     Colgate University Department of Physics and Astronomy Honors Research Symposium – Contributed Talk

12/2016     Colgate University Department of Physics and Astronomy Senior Research Symposium – Contributed Talk

11/2016     Undergraduate Research Symposium at Syracuse University – Contributed Talk

10/2016     Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium Symposium on Undergraduate Research at Wesleyan University – Poster Presentation

06/2016     Undergraduate ALFALFA Training Meeting at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory in Green Bank, West Virginia – Poster Presentation

10/2015     Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium Symposium on Undergraduate Research at Williams College – Contributed Talk

11/2014     Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium Symposium on Undergraduate Research at Swarthmore College – Contributed Talk

Honors and Awards

Colgate University Physics and Astronomy Alumni Award (May 2017)

Colgate University Dean’s List (2013-2017)

Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honor Society

Colgate University Benton Scholar

Class of 1957 Endowed Scholarship (2015-2016, Colgate University)

Ronald J. Taylor ’67 Endowed Scholarship (2015-2017, Colgate University)

Alumnae Leadership Scholarship (2017, Colgate University)

Phi Eta Sigma First-Year Honor Society (2014, Colgate University)