Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2022 (expected)

Doctor of Philosophy

Engineering Education


Advisor & Committee Chair:

Dr. Nicole Pitterson, PhD

Purdue University-West Lafayette, 2017

Master of Science in Education

Educational Psychology & Research Methodology



Development of Efficacy Beliefs in a Problem-Based Learning Environment

Purdue University-West Lafayette, 2009

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Environmental & Ecological Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Minor


Faculty Academic Advisor:

Dr. Phillip C. Wankat, PhD

Clifton L. Lovell Distinguished Professor (Emeritus) of Chemical Engineering

Professor (Emeritus) of Engineering Education

Past Director of Engineering Education Undergraduate Degree Programs


Faculty Research Advisor:

Dr. Chad T. Jafvert, PhD

Lyles Family Professor of Civil Engineering

Professor of Environmental & Ecological Engineering


Graduate Student Research Mentor:

Dr. Heather Gall (PhD, 2011)

Assistant Professor of Agricultural & Biological Engineering

Assistant Professor of Natural Resource Engineering

Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA

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