Post-doctoral Associate. Evolutionary Quantitative Genetics. University of Minnesota, 1993-1998.
Advisor: Dr. Ruth Shaw

Ph.D. Plant Biology, Rutgers University- New Brunswick, 1993.
Thesis: Determination of genetic and ecological characteristics that result in rarity by comparison of rare and common species of Eupatorium.
Advisor: Dr. Thomas Meagher

M.S. Botany, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, 1988.
Thesis: Life-history variation of Alliaria petiolata in a range of habitats in New Jersey.
Advisor: Dr. James Quinn

B.S. in Botany, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1983.