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  • Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University Heritage College (2024-2027)
  • Pre-Medical Program, Cleveland State University (2020-2024)
  • Theory & Criticism, University of Western Ontario (Ph.D., 2014)
  • Comparative Literature and English, Université de Montréal (M.A., 2009; B.A., 2006)
  • Vocal Performance, Conservatoire de Musique du Québec à Montréal (1996-2002)

Professional Experience

  • Affiliate Scholar and Visiting Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature (2017-2018)
    Oberlin College, Ohio, United States
  • Administrator, The Opera Cares Foundation (2016-2017)
    Montreal, Canada     
  • Guest Researcher, Comparative Literature (2014-2016)
    Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Volunteer Work

  • Lorain County Free Clinic (2023)
  • Stephen Minister, First Lutheran Church, Lorain (2022)
  • MetroHealth System, Institute for H.O.P.E., Cleveland Area (2021-2022)
  • Administrator, Ensemble Poiesis, Montreal, Canada (2017-2023)

Selected Publications

Selected Public Speaking Engagements

  • Conference paper. “Voice and Musical Origins: A Posthumanist Reading of Rousseau.” ACLA Annual Meeting, Georgetown University. 2019.
  • Guest lecture. “Invoking the Gods and Nature: Gestures of Address in Opera.” Comparative Literature & Musicology, Cornell University. 2017.
  • Conference paper. “Recasting Luba Luft and Posthumanist Vocality,” ACLA Annual Meeting, Harvard University. 2016.


  • English (native fluency)
  • French (native fluency)