Curriculum Vitae
 
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Education
 
Ph.D., Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA  (June 2012)
B.Sc., Honours Physics-Mathematics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada (June 2006)
 
 
Appointments
 
Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow, California Institute of Technology (September 2012 - Present)
Postdoctoral Scholar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (June 2012 - August 2012)
Graduate Research Assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (September 2006 - June 2012)
Undergraduate Research Assistant, Mount Allison University (Summer of 2003, 2004, 2005)
 
 
Research Interests
 
Formation, structure, composition, and evolution of super-Earth and sub-Neptune exoplanets
Gravitational Microlensing
Interacting binary stars
Meteoroid ablation in the Earth’s atmosphere
 
 
Selected Honors and Awards
 
Hubble Postdoctoral Fellowship, California Institute of Technology (2012-Present)
Sponsored Young Researcher, Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (June 2012)
NSERC Post-Graduate Scholarship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2007-2010)
NSERC Julie Payette Research Scholarship, MIT  (2006-2007)
Whiteman Fellowship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2006-2007)
Governor General's Silver Academic Medal, University of Ottawa (2006)
University Gold Medal - Faculty of Science, University of Ottawa (2006)
Thomas F. Lapierre Award, University of Ottawa (2006)
Faculty Plaque in Physics, University of Ottawa (2006)
D.K.C. MacDonald Memorial Prize in Physics, University of Ottawa (2006)
Fisher Scientific Scholarship, University of Ottawa (2006)
D.K.C. MacDonald Memorial Award in Physics, University of Ottawa (2004)
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, Mount Allison University (2004)
Meteorological Service of Canada NSERC Supplement,  Mount Allison University (2004)
Armen Manoogian Memorial Scholarship, University of Ottawa (2003)
Rector's Scholarship, University of Ottawa (2002-2006)