Understanding metamorphic core complexes in western Turkey through petrological, geochemical, and geochronologic work. Focus on metamorphic petrology and studying garnets to identify the pressure, temperature, and crystallization timing recorded by metamorphic rocks. Using data to construct structural interpretation of the region's formation.

Faculty/Student Liaison, GSEC, (2012)

GeoForce Liaison and Mentor Coordinator, Students Helping Students, (2012)