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 Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Elon University, Elon, NC, 2010present
 Graduate Teaching Associate, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 20042010
Education
 Ph.D. in Mathematics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2010
 M.A. in Mathematics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 2006
 B.A. in Mathematics and Music Performance, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 2004
 Graduated with Honors in both majors
 Dale W. Gilbert Memorial Scholarship, 2002
 UWSMC FullTuition Scholarship, 1999
Awards and Grants
 CATL Scholar, Cent. Adv. Teaching and Learning at Elon University, 20122014
 Released Time Fellowship, Fac. Research and Dev. at Elon University, 2013
 Summer Research Fellowship, Fac. Research and Dev. at Elon University, 2012
 Project NExT Fellow, MAA, 20102011
 PREP Travel Grant, MAA, 2010
 Professional Development Travel Award, GPSA at Arizona State University, 2010
 Conference Travel Grant, Grad. College at Arizona State University, 2009
 Graduate Travel Award, SoMSS at Arizona State University, 2009
 Dean's Distinguished Teaching Award, CLAS at Arizona State University, 2008
 Outstanding Teaching Associate Award, SoMSS at Arizona State University, 2006
Papers
* denotes an undergraduate coauthor
 Computing Galois groups of Galois extensions using Galois groups of subfields, with Brett Barkely*, in preparation
 On the number of Galois 2adic fields, with Chris Shill*, in preparation
 On Galois groups of solvable quintic polynomials, with Jeremy Guinn*, in preparation
 Automorphism groups, Galois groups, and centralizer orders, with Trevor Edwards*, submitted
 Impossible geometric constructions: a calculus writing project, submitted
 Absolute resolvents for irreducible quartic polnomials, with Brett Barkely* and Mackenzie McCraw*, submitted
 Dihedral padic fields of prime degree, with Trevor Edwards*, Int. J. Pure Appl. Math., 75, 185194, 2012
 Masses, discriminants, and Galois groups of tame quartic and quintic extensions of local fields, Houston J. Math., 38, 397404, 2012
 Dodecic 3adic fields, Int. J. Number Theory, 8, 933944, 2012
 On Galois groups of totally and tamely ramified sextic extensions of local fields, Int. J. Pure Appl. Math., 70, 855863, 2011
Undergraduate Research
 Brett Barkley, 2012, Galois groups of Galois extensions
 Chris Shill, 2012, Galois padic fields
 Jeremy Guinn, 2012, Galois groups of irreducible quintic polynomials
 Brett Barkley and Mackenzie McCraw, 2011, Absolute resolvents for quartic polynomials
 Trevor Edwards, 2011, On Galois groups of cubic padic fields
 Bret Latter, 2011, Mad vet scenarios with cyclic menageries
Talks
* denotes an invited talk
 Local fields with dihedral Galois group, Mathfest, Madison, WI, 2012
 Galoistheoretic invariants of sextic extensions of padic fields, Mathfest, Madison, WI, 2012
 Writing and rewriting concept summaries in a firstsemester calculus course, Mathfest, Madison, WI, 2012
 Computing arithmetic invariants of padic fields, MAA Sectional Meeting, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA, 2012
 *Computing Galoistheoretic invariants of padic fields, Mathematics Seminar, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, 2012
 Dihedral padic fields, AMS/MAA Joint Mathematics Meetings, Boston, MA, 2012
 Dodecic 3adic fields, Palmetto Number Theory Series XVII, Clemson University, 2011
 Calculus: doing it write, North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Greensboro, NC, 2011
 Computational Galois theory for padic fields, AMS Sectional Meeting, WinstonSalem, NC, 2011
 Galois group computations via resolvents and subfields, Mathfest, Lexington, KY, 2011
 Combining problem solving and writing in single variable calculus courses, Mathfest, Lexington, KY, 2011
 Quintic polynomials and their solvability by radicals, Mathfest, Lexington, KY, 2011
 Solvability of irreducible quintic polynomials, Spring Undegraduate Research Forum, Elon, NC, 2011
 Computing Galois groups of padic fields, North Carolina Academy of Science, Elon, NC, 2011
 On Galois groups of totally and tamely ramified sextic extensions of local fields, AMS/MAA Joint Mathematics Meetings, New Orleans, LA, 2011
 Galois theory for tame dodecic local fields, AMS/MAA Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Francisco, CA, 2010
 Computing Galois groups for dodecic local fields, Number Theory Seminar, Arizona State University, 2009
 Writing teaching and research statements, Preparing Future Math Faculty Seminar, Arizona State University, 2009
 Steps toward classifying degree 12 extensions of padic fields, Number Theory Seminar, Arizona State University, 2007
 On the computation of all extensions of local fields of a given degree, Number Theory Seminar, Arizona State University, 2006
 Applications of ramification groups to the Galois theory of local fields, Number Theory Seminar, Arizona State University, 2006
TeachingCourses at Elon
* denotes a course I created
 MTH 112 General Statistics, Fall 2010
 MTH 121 Calculus 1, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Spring 2012
 MTH 221 Calculus 2, Spring 2011
 MTH 231 Mathematical Reasoning, Spring 2012, Fall 2012
 MTH 321 Multivariable Calculus, Fall 2011
 MTH 371 *Mathematics of Secrets, Winter 2012
 MTH 460 Senior Seminar I, Spring 2012
Courses at Arizona State
 MAT 117 College Algebra, Fall 2004
 MAT 119 Finite Mathematics, Spring 2005
 MAT 142 College Mathematics, Summer 2005, Fall 2005, Summer 2006, Summer 2007, Summer 2008, Fall 2008
 MAT 210 Brief Calculus, Spring 2006, Fall 2006, Fall 2008
 MAT 265 Calculus for Engineers I, Fall 2009
 MAT 267 Calculus for Engineeers III, Summer 2008, Fall 2008, Summer 2009
 MAT 270 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I, Spring 2007
 MAT 271 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II, Fall 2007
 MAT 272 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III, Spring 2008
 MAT 300 Mathematical Structures, Summer 2009, Spring 2010
