Teaching and Outreach


As part of the Particle Theory Group at Virginia Tech, I currently supervise several postdoctoral researchers, PhD students, and undergraduate research students at Virginia Tech:

Postdoctoral Researchers

Current Postdocs: Former Postdocs:

Graduate Students

Current Graduate Students: Former Graduate Students:

Undergraduate Research Students (Co-Supervised with James Gray)

Teaching at Virginia Tech





International Graduate Lecture Courses

I have also given several recent lecture series for graduate students:

Other Teaching Experience

(2006-2008) Stipendiary Lectureship in Applied Mathematics

(2006) Stipendiary Lectureship in Applied Mathematics

(2005-2006) Retained Tutorial/Lecturing Positions

(2004-2006) Teaching Assistant, Mathematical Institute, Univeristy of Oxford

(2005-2006) Private Tutor for students at Eton College

(2005) Faculty Member, the Oxford Tradition

(2004) Teaching Assistant in Physics

Science Outreach

(2017) Co-organizer of the Undergraduate Conference for Women in Physics at Virginia Tech

(2016) Speaker at the Undergraduate Conference for Women in Physics at Old Dominion University

(2015-present) Women in High Energy Physics Network

(2015) Summer Bridge Program, Virginia Tech

(2014-2014) Lectures from Senior Female Physicists/Mathematics

(2015-present) African Scholars Network

(2013-present) Ladies of Robeson and the Society of Physics Students at Virginia Tech

(2013-present) Virginia Tech Undergraduate Honors Program

(2011-2013) Physics TheoryNet

(2005-2008) Researchers in Residence (UK)

(2005) Physics and Sustainable Development

(2004) Road Scholars Tour

(2003) Science Recruitment

(2003) Community Science Workshop

(1999-2003) Mentor for Boy Scouts of America


  • (2017) Hamlett Fellowship
  • (2017) APS CUWiP at VT and more here .
  • (2015) Scholar of the Week
  • (2014) Women in Science
  • (2013) The Rhodes Project
  • (2008) Utah State University
  • (2004) Deseret News
  • (2001) Herald Journal