Teaching Experience

Spring 2018 / Adjunct Professor, Typography
Jefferson + Philadelphia University, Graphic Design Department

Fall 2017 / Adjunct Professor, Exhibition Design 
Jefferson + Philadelphia University, Graphic Design Department

Summer 2017 / Special Studies Instructor
Chautauqua Institution

Spring 2012 / Teaching Assistant
University of the Arts, Illustration Department


Spring 2015  “Pervasive History: An Inclusive & Experimental Approach for Historical Societies,” Author. Plinth

Summer 2012 Taking it to the Streets: Using History as a Tool for Community-Building Author, designer, photographer. MFA Masters Thesis.

2010 “New Hominid Fossils From Woranso-Mille (Central Afar, Ethiopia) and Taxonomy of Early Australopithecus” Photographer. American Journal of Physical Anthropology. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.21159

2009 “40Ar/39Ar Dating, Paleomagnetism, and Tephrochemistry of Pliocene Strata of the Hominid-bearing Woranso-Mille Area, West-central Afar Rift, Ethiopia.” Journal of Human Evolution. Photographer. Co-authors include Alan L. Deino, Gary R. Scott, Beverly Saylor, Mulugeta Alene, Joshua D. Angelini, and Yohannes Haile-Selassie. DOI:10.1016/j.jhevol.2009.11.001.

2009 “The Integumentary Skeleton of Tetrapods: Origin, Eolution, and Development.” Photographer. Journal of Anatomy.  Volume 214. Issue 4. pp 441-464.

October 1, 2009 “The Discoverer of ‘Ardipithecus’: Yohannes Haile-Selassie,” Photographer. National Geographic website. NGM Blog Central.

2009 “Bathysiphon (Foraminiferida) at Pacheco Pass, California: A Geopetal, Paleocurrent, and Paleobathymetric Indicator in the Franciscan Complex,” Photographer. Palaios: Emphasizing the Impact of Life on Earth’s History, Volume 24, 2009, pp 181-191.

Fall 2008 “Starting Out in the Field,” Photographer. Art/Sci Magazine, Volume 5, Number 1.

August/September 2008 “King of the Castle” Photographer. Lake Erie Living, Volume 2, Issue 3,


2012 / MFA in Museum Exhibition Planning and Design
University of the Arts, PA

2005 / Eddie Adams Photojournalism Workshop
Jeffersonville, NY

2002 / BS in Commercial Photography
Kent State University, OH