• My position with AOS:
Research Grants Committee Member
• My current full-time title and institution:
Assistant Professor, University of Memphis
• My current career stage:
• My lineage of mentors/labs:
Co-advised by Charles Thompson and Scott Sakaluk at Illinois State University for Master’s, PhD, and Postdoc.
I chase birds around the forest in the morning and geek out with data in the afternoon. #lordofthewrens
• My favorite bird and why:
House wren, the Prince of Passerines. Same rationale as Charlie Thompson.
• Advice I have to offer a student (master’s level or younger) in ornithology:
• Fun random fact about myself:
I actually enjoy running.