Teaching & Mentoring

Teaching DNA testing

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

 

Pedagogical Training

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