I am an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Drexel University and an affiliated faculty member in the Center for Science, Technology & Society at Drexel University. I received my PhD in Sociology from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2015 and my BA in Psychology from Case Western Reserve University in 2005. I previously held a postdoctoral research assistantship in the Department of Medical Education at the University of Illinois School of Medicine. I currently live in Philadelphia, where I enjoy powerlifting, exploring my new city, and traveling.