Identifying the precise genetic mechanisms for complex traits and disease risk
2007-2012 University of California, San Diego. La Jolla, CA.
Ph.D. Biological Sciences
2001-2005 University of Maine. Orono, ME.
B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology & Biochemistry.
2017-Present Assistant Professor, The Jackson Laboratory
2017-Present Faculty, University of Maine, Graduate School of Biomedical Science and Engineering
2018-Present Assistant Professor, Tufts University, Department of Medicine
2012-2017 Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University
2012-2017 Postdoctoral Scholar, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
2008-2012 External Graduate Student, The Scripps Research Institute, Scripps Translational Science Institute
2007-2012 Graduate Student, University of California, San Diego, Division of Biological Sciences
2010 EAPSI Fellow, Genome Institute of Singapore
2005-2007 Research Associate, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Program in Medical and Population Genetics
2017-Present NIH ENCODE Characterization Center
2014-Present NIH/NHGRI K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award
2016 Charles J. Epstein Award, American Society of Human Genetics
2010 NSF-EAPSI Fellowship (co-funded by A*STAR)
2005 Presidential Pin, University of Maine
2002 Richard P. Fournier Memorial Scholarship, University of Maine
2001 Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Scholarship, University of Maine