Teaching, Awards, & Foreign Languages

Pont Neuf, Pierre-Auguste Renoir


2014 – 2015    Nominated for the Faculty of the Year Award, Florida Southwestern State College

2013 – 2014    Nominated for the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, Florida State University

2012 – 2013    Awarded the Joe Richardson Award for Excellence in Teaching, Florida State University


  • 2019 – present: Assistant Professor, University of Texas at San Antonio, Department of History

History of Disasters

Seventeenth- & Eighteenth-Century Europe

Introduction to European Civilization

  • 2015 – 2019: Assistant Professor, University of Lethbridge, Department of History

Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800

The Old Regime and the French Revolution

Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe

Crisis and Catastrophe in History

Western World

History in Practice

Independent Studies:

Space and the City in Eighteenth-Century Europe

Women Writers in the Eighteenth Century

War in the Vendée

Resilience and Community in Historical Disasters

  • 2014 – 2015: Professor of History, Florida Southwestern State College, Department of Social Sciences

History of World Civilizations to 1500

History of World Civilizations, 1815 to the Present

  • 2012 – 2013: Graduate Instructor of Record, Florida State University, Department of History

Ancient and Medieval Civilizations


  • Fluent in Spanish (native)
  • Moderate proficiency in French and Italian
  • Reading knowledge in Portuguese and Catalan