Ph. D, English Literature, University of Texas, 2013. Dissertation: Buddhist Philosophy in the work of David Foster Wallace
B.A. Williams College, 2001
Adjunct Professor of Rhetoric and Writing, St. Edward's University 2014
Professor of Humanities, Washington State Penitentiary 2013-2014
Whitman College Instructor, 2012
Teach For America, Jersey City 2001-2003
Publications: "Mapping, the Unmappable, and Pynchon's Anti-Tragic Vision" in Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day: A Corrupted Pilgrim's Guide.