Education

  • Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles, expected 2020
  • C.Phil in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles, 2018
  • M.A. in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles, 2015
  • Harvard Divinity School Dean’s Fellowship, 2012-2013
  • Fulbright Fellowship at the Freie Universität Berlin, 2011-2012
  • B.A. with Honors in Ancient Cultures and Civilizations, Dartmouth College, 2011

Research

  • Egyptian Religion
  • Magic and Healing
  • Private Statuary
  • Religious Rituals
  • Late Period
  • Museum Studies

Courses

  • Art & Architecture of Ancient Egypt, Predynastic to the New Kingdom (Summer 2018-Instructor of Record)
  • Medicine, Magic, and Science in Ancient Times (Spring 2018-TA)
  • Visible Languages: Study of Writing (Winter 2018-TA)
  • First Civilizations (Fall 2017-TA)
  • Ancient Egyptian Religion (Summer 2017-Instructor of Record)
  • Elementary Ancient Egyptian: Intensive (Summer 2017-Instructor of Record)
  • Women and Power in the Ancient World (Winter 2017-TA)
  • Jerusalem: Holy City (Fall 2016-TA)
  • Ancient Egyptian Religion (Spring 2016 – TA)
  • Ancient Egyptian Civilization II (Winter 2016 – TA)
  • Ancient Egyptian Civilization I (Fall 2015 – TA)

Museum and Archive Experiences

  • September 2018-August 2019: Art History Fellow in Egyptian Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • June 2016-Sept. 2016: Curatorial Intern in Egyptian Art, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
  • June 2015-Aug. 2015: William K. Simpson Graduate Intern for Egyptian Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • 2012-2013 Academic Year: Volunteer, Giza Archives Project, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Nov. 2011-July 2012: Egyptian Museum and Papyrus Collection Intern, Freelance Translator, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung Berlin, Germany
  • June 2010-Aug. 2010: Department of Egyptian Art Intern, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY