Associate Professor

McClatchey Faculty Fellow
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
August 2009 – Present



University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, June 2007.

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
B.S.E. Chemical Engineering, April 2001.

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellow.
Department of Chemical Engineering. July 2007–09.

Junior Faculty Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award (2015)
Outstanding Advisor- BioEngineering Program (2014)
CETL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award (2013)                     
Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching (2011)
National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Fellowship (2008)
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship (2001)
University of Michigan Marion Sarah Parker Scholar (1999)
University of Michigan Regents Scholarship (1997)

Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2006- )
Member, American Chemical Society (1999- )
Member, Biomedical Engineering Society (2009- )
Co-chair, Bionanotechnology Division 22b, American Institute of Chemical Engineers (2010- )
Class of 1969 Teaching Fellow (2010-2011)
Women in Engineering, Georgia Tech (2010- )

Funding Sources
National Science Foundation
Georgia Tech Emory Center for Regenerative Medicine
Kenneth Rainin Foundation
National Institutes of Health
Shurl and Kay Curci Foundation