About

I am currently pursuing a Ph. D. in Theoretical Linguistics and my passion for web design and development. I love experimental design, web design, statistical analysis, board games, and cats.

For more details, please download my resume or CV.

This site uses Font Awesome icons, Bootstrap 4, Google Fonts, and WordPress.

Education

Degrees earned or in progress.

Ph. D. in Theoretical Linguistics

In progress, expected 2018. Current GPA: 4.0.
CUNY Graduate Center
New York, NY

Master’s of Philosophy in Theoretical Linguistics

Awarded 2016
CUNY Graduate Center
New York, NY

Master’s of Arts in Theoretical Linguistics

Awarded 2016
CUNY Graduate Center
New York, NY

Bachelor of Arts

Double major B.A. in Theoretical Linguistics, English Literature
Awarded cum laude, 2008
Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA

Selected skills

  • Expert with HTML, CSS (including SASS and LESS, and Bootstrap) and frontend JavaScript (including Bootstrap, Angular/AngularJS, jQuery and various other frameworks).
  • Extensive experience with WordPress, BuddyPress, and several theme development frameworks such as UnderStrap and Underscores.
  • Strong skills with design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and InkScape.
  • Familiar with Drupal and Kentico content management systems.
  • Experience with git, github, and related tools.
  • Extensive research and academic writing experience.
  • Experience with LaTeX typesetting software.
  • Experience conducting ANOVA and regression with SPSS and R statistical packages.
  • Experience with back-end coding, including PHP and Node.js and Flask (Python).
  • Experience with relation databases, such as databases such as MySQL and SQLite.
  • Familiar with document-oriented databases such as MongoDB and CouchDB.
  • Comfortable with Windows, Mac, Ubuntu-based and RedHat-based operating systems.
  • Strong appreciation for and understanding of web standards and web accessibility practices.