Awards

  • General and Mrs. Matthew B. Ridgway Military History Research Grant (2019)
  • Honorable Mention for the Certificate for Army Heritage Center Foundation’s Professor Russell F. Weigley Award, for paper presented at 24th Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2019)
  • Temple University Graduate School Matching Travel Grant (2019)
  • Center for the Study of Force and Diplomacy Conference Travel Grant (2019)
  • Temple University College of Liberal Arts Travel Award (2019)
  • Temple University John Votaw Endowed Research Award (2018)
  • Temple University College of Liberal Arts Travel Award (2018)
  • Honorable Mention for the Certificate for Army Heritage Center Foundation’s Professor Russell F. Weigley Award, for paper presented at 22nd Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2017). https://www.armyheritage.org/education-programs/for-students/weigley-award

Conferences, Seminars & Workshops

  • Presented “The 17th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment and the Problem of ‘Eleventh-Hour Soldiers’: A Preliminary Investigation,” at the 86th Annual Meeting of the Society for Military History (2019)
  • Presented “The 17th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment and the Problem of ‘Eleventh-Hour Soldiers’: A Preliminary Investigation,” at the 24th Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2019)
  • Presented “Individualism and Authority: Vermont Soldiers’ Attitudes toward Military Discipline in the Civil War,” at the Popular Culture / American Culture Association Conference (2018)
  • Commenter, “Global Military History,” 23rd Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2018)
  • Participated in “Computational Textual Analysis Workshop,” offered by Temple University’s Digital Scholarship Center (January-February 2018)
  • Participated in “Text Analysis with R,” offered by Temple University’s Digital Scholarship Center (September-November 2017)
  • Attended the National Bureau of Economic Research’s “Users Group Meeting” (2017)
  • Presented “Individualism and Authority: Vermont Soldiers’ Attitudes toward Military Discipline in the Civil War,” at the 22nd Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2017)
  • Presented “The Rifle Musket in the Civil War: The Perils of Technological Determinacy,” at the 21st Annual James A. Barnes Graduate Student Conference (2016)

Publications

Temple University Service

  • Graduate Student Advisory Board, College of Liberal Arts: Member (spring 2017-spring 2018)
  • James A. Barnes Club, Temple University History Department graduate student organization: Member (2015-present); First-Year Representative (fall 2015-spring 2016); Vice President (fall 2016-spring 2017)

Teaching Experience

  • Instructor (spring 2017-present) for: American Military Culture (HIST0847); U.S. Civil War (HIST2216); U.S. History to 1877 (HIST1101)
  • Online instructor (summer 2018-present) for: U.S. Civil War (HIST2216)
  • Grader (fall 2015-present) for: War and Peace (HIST0864); American Military Culture (HIST0847); Gender and World Societies (HIST0824); U.S. History to 1877 (HIST1101)

Internships

  • Junior Fellow, Program on National Security – Foreign Policy Research Institute (2019)

Organizations

  • Member – Golden Key International Honour Society, Society of Civil War Historians, Society for Military History

Languages

  • French, passed Language Examination for Candidates for Doctoral Degree; Latin, working proficiency; German, elementary proficiency