- M.A. History, Claremont Graduate University, 2013
- B.A. International Studies, American University, 2006
19th and 20th century US cultural history, popular culture, consumerism
All the Comforts of Hell: Doughboys and American Mass Culture in the First World War"
- Predoctoral Fellowship, Smithsonian Institution – National Museum of American History, Washington, DC, 2017
- Silas Palmer Research Fellowship, Hoover Institution, Stanford, CA, 2016-2017
- James P. Danky Fellowship, Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture and Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, WI, 2016
- “A.E.F. Games: Doughboys and Physical Training, Mass Sports, and Athletic Spectacles During World War I,” Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting, April 2018 (accepted).
- “Doughboys, Consumption, and the Reshaping of American Athletic Culture During World War I,” National Museum of American History, NMAH History Colloquium, October 2017.
- “All the Comforts of Hell: Doughboys and American Mass Culture in the First World War,” Wisconsin Historical Society, James P. Danky Fellowship Lecture, October 2016.