curriculum vitae

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2019-   Assistant Professor and Faculty Fellow, Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University

2019-   Assistant Curator and Communications Director, Monument Lab.



2019    Ph.D.   History of Art, University of Pennsylvania

2017    M.A.    History of Art, University of Pennsylvania

2012    B.A.     History of Art and Near Eastern Studies, University of California, Berkeley (Summa   Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa)


2019    Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship, New York University.

2019    Postdoctoral Fellow, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies, Simon Fraser University (declined)

2015    Penn Program in Environmental Humanities Graduate Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania.

2012    Louis J. Kolb Society Junior Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

2012    Beinecke Fellowship, The Beinecke Scholarship Foundation.

2012    Benjamin Franklin Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2012-17.



2017    SPARC Innovator Award for Data Refuge.

2015    Eric P. Newman Award, American Numismatic Society

2012    Departmental Citation, Most Distinguished Graduating Senior in Near Eastern Studies, UC Berkeley.

2012    Library Prize for Undergraduate Research, Prize Winner for Senior Honors Thesis: “The Materiality and ‘Enchantment’ of the Gebel el-Arak Knife and the Gerzean Flint Blade Production,” UC Berkeley.

2011    Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha California Chapter, UC Berkeley.

2011    The Leadership Award, UC Berkeley California Alumni Association

2010-12     Dean’s List, College of Letters and Sciences, UC Berkeley.



2019    Material Entanglements in the Ancient Mediterranean and Beyond, Johns Hopkins University, the National Hellenic Research Foundation, and the Getty Foundation’s Connecting Art Histories.

2018    Salvatori Research Award, Center for Italian Studies, University of Pennsylvania.

2018    Phyllis Rackin Award, Alice Paul Center for Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, University of Pennsylvania.

2017    National Geographic Society, for support of “Data Refuge Storytelling: Three Stories in Our Town,” with Denice Ross, Theodore Schurr, Bethany Wiggin, and Sarah Wu, 2017.

2013    The McCoubrey-Campbell Fund, University of Pennsylvania.

2013    Shapiro-Weitzenhoffer Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania.



2018    SASGov Travel Grant, University of Pennsylvania. Also 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017.

2018    School of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Travel Subvention, University of Pennsylvania. Also 2016.

2018    Graduate Student Travel Award, Archaeological Institute of America. Also 2016.

2014    Goldman Travel Fellowship, The Goldman Fund, University of Pennsylvania.



2014    Torbulok, Tajikistan, Deutsches Archäologisches Institut.

2013    Gordion Archaeological Project, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.

2009-11 Ashkelon, Israel, The Leon Levy Foundation and Harvard University.