Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Ph.D., English Literature, 2005

Dissertation: Gothic Realities: The Emergence of Cultural Forms through Representations of the Unreal (Committee: Claudia Johnson, Mark Hansen, Deborah Nord, Jeff Nunokawa)

M.A., English Literature, 2004


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

B.A., summa cum laude, English and American Literature and Language, 1999 (Phi Beta Kappa)


Additional Certifications from Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia

Certificate in Technical Communication, 2007

Certificate in Electronic Pedagogy, 2006

Certificate in Electronic Theory, 2006