Princeton Unversity (1991-1996)
Princeton NJ, USA
Ph. D. in Geological and Geophysical Sciences, January 1996.
University of Utrecht (1984-1990)
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Drs. (M. Sc.) in Geophysics, January 1990. Minors: Physics, Mathematics.
Northwestern University (2003-present)
Evanston IL, USA
Assistant Professor and Associate Professor
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (1998-2003)
Carnegie Institution of Washington (1996–1998)
Washington DC, USA
Princeton University (1992–1995)
Teaching Assistant in Seismology.
University of Utrecht (1990–1991)
Seismic Array Operator and Research Assistant.
ORFEUS Data Center (1988–1989)
Utrecht, The Netherlands
Technical Assistant and Data Quality control technician.
University of Utrecht (1987–1988)
Teaching Assistant in physics and computer science at the Vet and Med Schools.
Seismographic Network Experience
83 stations, Mid-continent Rift region
Research and field project co-leader.
15 stations, Brazil
25 stations, Eurasia-Africa plate-boundary region
Research and field project leader.
Kaapvaal Craton Seismic Project (1997-1999) 80 stations, southern Africa
Chief field seismologist in Zimbabwe.
6 stations, Mexico
13 stations, Benelux and Germany
Chief field and research seismologist.
Honors and Awards
National Earthscope Speaker (2008-2009)
Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, NSF (2007-2012)
Distinguished Speaker of the Association for Women Geoscientists (2004-2006)
Harry O. Wood Fellowship, Carnegie Institution of Washington (1997–1998)
Harold W. Dodds honorific Fellowship, Princeton University (1994–1995)
(2010-2012) Secretary of the Seismology Section of AGU.
(2010-2012) Member of the IRIS Education and Public Outreach Standing Committee.
(2009-2013) Co-organized and co-taught a week-long short course "USArray Data Processing for the Next Generation of Seismologists".
(2008) Co-convened the 2008 IRIS Workshop.
(2007-2009) Member of the Board of Directors of IRIS.
(2006-2008) Member of the Transportable Array (USArray, Earthscope) Working group.
(2004–2007) Member of the IRIS Data Management System Standing Committee.
(1998–2004) Member of the Executive Committee of the ORFEUS Data Management Center.
(2000–2002) Associate Editor for the Journal of Geophysical Research.
(2003-present) Co-convener, chair, and student judge of sessions at meetings of the American Geophysical Union, European Geosciences Union, Latin American Geophysical Union, and Earthscope.
(1995–present) Peer review for about a dozen professional journals and several funding agencies.
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