CV

Education

Princeton University, Ph.D. in Geosciences, May 2016

Thesis: “Nitrogen isotopes in scleractinian corals: Modern ocean studies and paleoceanographic applications”

Nanjing University, B.S. in Geochemistry (with Distinction), June 2010

Senior thesis: “Carbon isotope constraints on the organic carbon cycle of the Yangtze River”

Professional Experience

Boston College, 2019 – Present

Assistant Professor 

California Institute of Technology, 2017 – 2019

Postdoctoral Scholar 

Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Summer 2016

Visiting Scholar 

Princeton University, 2010 – 2016

Graduate Research Assistant & Postdoctoral Research Fellow 

Honors & Awards

Simons Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (SCOL), 2017 – 2019

Charlotte Elizabeth Procter Fellowship, Princeton University, 2014 – 2015

Schlanger Fellowship, Consortium for Ocean Leadership, 2014 – 2015

Princeton Energy and Climate Scholars, Princeton University, 2013 – 2015

HSBC Scholarship, Nanjing University, 2009 – 2010

People’s Scholarship, Nanjing University, 2006 – 2008