Education

  • Brigham Young University, BS Physics and Philosophy 2008
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MS Physics 2011

Teaching Experience at UNC (Fall 2008 to present)

  • Lab TA for:
    • PHYS 104/105: Introductory Physics - Algebra Based
    • PHYS 117: Introductory Physics - Calculus Based
    • PHYS 351: Analog Electronics
  • Lab Instructor for PHYS 331: Numerical Techniques, 2009-2014
  • Head TA for PHYS 351: Analog Electronics, 2011-2012
  • Lab Instructor for PHYS 481: Advanced Experimental Techniques, 2008-2013
  • Grader for PHYS 721: Graduate Quantum Mechanics, 2009

Teaching Experience at BYU (Spring 2004 to Spring 2008)

  • Class TA assinged to the following classes:
    • Physics 105: Introduction to Applied Physics
    • Physics 121: Principles of Physics 1 (Basic Mechanics)
    • Physics 220: Principles of Physics 3 (E & M)
    • Physics 471: Principles of Optics
  • Also assisted students with these courses in TA help center:
    • Physics 105/106: Introduction to Applied Physics - Algebra Based
    • Physics 121/123/220: Introduction to Applied Physics - Calculus Based
  • Introductory and Advanced Experimental Techniques Courses:
    • Physics 250: Introduction to Experimental Physics 2 (Sophomore level lab class)
      • LabVIEW
      • Electronic devices and measurements.
    • Physics 340: Electronics Lab
      • Introduction to analog and digital circuits.
    • Physics 350: Advanced Experimental Techniques (Junior level lab class)
      • LabVIEW
      • Machine shop
      • Design and use of digital and analog circuits.
      • Design of computer-controlled experiments.
  • Head TA for Physics 107 (Introduction to Applied Physics Lab)
    • Prepared manual to aid other TAs with the labs and equipment.
  • Physics 127: Descriptive Astronomy
    • Helped students observe astronomical objects with a 12” telescope.

External Assignments

  • Graduate and Professional Student Federation (GPSF) Senator, 2012-Present
  • GPSF Student Family Advocate, 2012-Present
  • Member of Chancellor's Childcare Advisory Committee, 2012-Present