Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Master of Arts, University of Alabama (anticipated)
    • Religion in Culture, Advisor: Michael J. Altman
    • Certifications: Digital Humanities and Online Pedagogy
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Alabama, 2016
    • Majors: Religious Studies and Mathematics (Statistics)
    • Overall GPA: 3.5/4.0

Book Reviews

Presentations

  • Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion Meeting, Indian Religions: Critical Perspectives of Gender, Colonialism, and Modernity Panel, March 2018
    • “The Subtle Pleasures of Personal Superiority”: The Constructed Purity of White Womanhood in Cinematic Representations of Colonial India
  •  Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion Meeting, Pedagogy Panel, March 2018
    • Digital Projects in Graduate Programs
  • CHiTra Mela – A Symposium on South Asia and Global Hindu Traditions, January 22, 2017
    • “Filmic Representations of Colonial India”
  • Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference, March 30, 2016
    • “There Is a Well at Cawnpore: The Politics of Commemoration in Colonial India”
  • Theta Alpha Kappa Honors Research Symposium, The University of Alabama, March 10, 2016
    • “There Is a Well at Cawnpore: The Politics of Commemoration and the Idealization of Womanhood in Colonial India”
  • Southeastern Commission for the Study of Religion Meeting, Undergraduate Research Panel, March 5, 2016
    • “There Is a Well at Cawnpore: The Politics of Commemoration in Colonial India”
  • Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference, April 7, 2015
    • “Out In the Open: An Analysis of True Detective, Gender, and Power”

Blog Posts

Awards

  • Graduate Council Fellowship, 2017 – 2018
  • Outstanding Achievement in the Academic Study of Religion, 2015 – 2016
  • Asian Studies Research Award, 2016
  • Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference Award, 2016
  • Drummond Company Scholarship, August 2013 – May 2016
  • Alumni Scholar Award, August 2012 – May 2016
  • Dean’s List, Fall 2012, Fall 2014, Fall 2015
  • President’s List, Spring 2016
  • Honors College, The University of Alabama, August 2012 – May 2016

Organizations

  • American Academy of Religion, January 2016 – present
  • Theta Alpha Kappa (Religious Studies Honors Society), January 2015 – present
  • Religious Studies Student Association, August 2013 – present