2016-present: Assistant Professor; School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced
2014–17: Omidyar Fellow, Santa Fe Institute Santa Fe, New Mexico
2012–14: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University Advisor: Jon Moore
2006–12: Ph.D. Dept. Ecology and Evol. Biology University of California, Santa Cruz Thesis- The structure of mammalian food webs: Interpreting, predicting, and updating estimates of species interactions in paleontological and modern communities. Advisor Troika: Paul Koch, Marc Mangel, Jim Estes External Committee Member- Paulo R. Guimaraes Jr.
2000–04: Bachelors of Science, Kent State University