Ph.D. Candidate in History, Southern Methodist University, Current
M.A. in History, University of Texas at Arlington, 2013
B.A. in History, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 2007
The history of capitalism and globalization in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands, Texas history, The history of the United States Political Economy in the 19th century, Transnational history, Kinship and networking, The history of failure.