Research Interests: My research examines socio-historical change in food systems, with particular emphasis currently on aquatic food systems and coastal communities. I chiefly consider labor relations, ecological degradation, and political economy of the world system.
Hobbies: hiking, basketball, cooking
Mentoring Philosophy: I like to build a cordial relationship based on trust and professional expectations. I believe it is essential to foster a relationship where advice and support can be sought and received in a trusting manner.
Mentoring Specialties: academic skills, writing, time management, collaboration, quantitative methods, qualitative methods, dissertation, master’s thesis, academic job market, working with advisors, first year experience, mental health, relationship management, preliminary/comprehensive exam, exploring Raleigh, cat available for playdate!