Teaching & Mentoring

Teaching DNA testing

 

Research Facilitator
Neuronal Cell Biology
Marine Biological Laboratory, Wood’s Hole, MA
July 15-29, 2017

Lecturer
BIO 101: Molecular Biology
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Summer Session 1, 2016

Guest Lecturer & Facilitator
Meiosis Activity
BIO 20A: Cell and Molecular Biology
Instructor: Ian Marcus
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
February 24-26, 2016

Guest Lecturer & Facilitator
Meiosis Activity
BIO 20A: Cell and Molecular Biology
Instructor: John Tamkun
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
July 22, 2015

Teaching Assistant
BIO105L: Genetics Lab
Instructor: Jeremy Lee
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Spring Quarter, 2015

Lead Facilitator
Meiosis Demonstration Lab Inquiry Activity
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Active Learning Initiative
Institute for Science and Engineer Educators Professional Development Program
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
May 30, 2015

Facilitator
Drosophila Genetic Mapping Inquiry Activity
Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC) & The Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD)
Institute for Science and Engineer Educators Professional Development Program
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
July 1-3, 2014

Teaching Assistant
BIOL105: Genetics Lecture
Instructor: Needhi Bhalla
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Fall Quarter, 2013

 

Mentoring

Design Team Leader Inquiry Activity
Institute for Science and Engineer Educators Professional Development Program
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
2015

Undergraduate Research Mentor
Adler Lab Trainees:
Elif Magemizoglu (January 2017 – June 2017)

Bhalla Lab Trainees:
Erin Klee (January, 2014 – August, 2015)
Evan Eggleston (September, 2014 – June, 2016)
Kyra Firestone (September, 2014 – June, 2016)
Guinevere Ashley (September, 2014 – June, 2016)
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

Graduate Rotation Student Mentor
Adler Lab Trainees:
Meghan Rothstein (spring 2017)
Tara Hall (spring 2017)

Bhalla Lab Trainees:
Braden Larson (winter 2016)
Robert Sommer (spring 2012)
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

 

Pedagogical Training

Building Mentorship Skills Certificate Program
Cornell University
January, 2018 – March, 2018

Postdoctoral Leadership Certificate Program
Cornell University
September, 2017 – March, 2018

Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program
Certificate of completionPDF
Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
University of California Santa Cruz
October 15, 2015

Certificate in Teaching Innovative Laboratory Experiences
Institute for Science and Engineer EducatorsPDF
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
June, 2015

Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching
Statement of Accomplishment with Distinction – PDF
Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning (CIRTL)
Coursera Online Course, Vanderbilt University
Fall, 2014

Design Institute
Institute for Science and Engineer Educators Professional Development Program
Santa Cruz, CA
April 2014 & 2015

Inquiry Institute
Institute for Science and Engineer Educators Professional Development Program
Monterey, CA
March 2014 & 2015

Graduate Student Leadership Certificate Program
Certificate of Completion – PDF
Division of Graduate Studies
University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Winter, 2014

Mentor Training Course
Certificate of Completion – PDF
STEM Diversity and CBSE Research Mentoring Institute Programs
University of California Santa Cruz, CA
Fall, 2012