Data Scientist & Professional Educator


October 2018 – Present Remote

Assistant Director, Center for Spoken Language Understanding

Oregon Health & Science University

September 2017 – October 2018 Portland, Oregon

Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Oregon Health & Science University

July 2017 – October 2018 Portland, Oregon

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Oregon Health & Science University

January 2012 – June 2017 Portland, Oregon

Senior Research Associate

Oregon Health & Science University

March 2010 – December 2011 Portland, Oregon

Assistant Research Professor

Arizona State University

August 2008 – February 2010 Tempe, Arizona

Honors & Awards

Excellence in Graduate Education Award

See certificate

Distinguished Faculty Awards Nominee for Outstanding Teaching

Awarded every 5 years, I was one of 5 nominees.

Invited Participant

A yearly invite-only event that brings together scientists, developers, and open data enthusiasts from academia, industry, government, and non-profits to make an impact on open science

Faculty Compact

Awarded to researchers with a consistent track-record of external grant-funding

Paths to Leadership Fellow

A six-month program for a small group of individuals identified as emerging faculty leaders

Catalyst Award

Grant that supports novel, collaborative research initiatives
See certificate

Sanford Fellow

Julius Seeman Award

Awarded to the graduate student who exemplifies the department’s ideals of scholastic, personal and professional achievement

Susan Gray Award

For excellence in scholarly writing to the graduate student who is sole or first author with the most distinguished scholarly publication during the previous year

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Pre-Doctoral Fellow

Outstanding Undergraduate Award