Shannon is currently pursuing a PhD with Josh Schimel at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
B.S. in Environmental Science from Villanova University
M.S. in Biology from Northern Arizona University
I am interested in global change biology and
biogeochemistry. My work at NAU will be
focusing on metabolic processes in soil.
Other achievements, honors, awards
Outstanding Student Researcher by the Department of
Geography and Environment at Villanova (2012)
2nd place (of 18) undergraduate biology poster at
the Villanova Chapter Sigma Xi Symposium (2012)
Big-picture career goal
After completing my masters, I hope to go on to a PhD
I enjoy reading,
yoga, watching Villanova Basketball and the Red Sox.