Educational workshops

Data / Software Carpentry Instructor, University of Oslo, Norway (2016) workshops
R for data analysis and visualization
Data Carpentry R for Genomics

University of Oslo, Norway (2015) Basic R workshop
(introduction to R statistical package)

University-level Teaching

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois (2013)
The Nature of Ecology (SAIC-3557)
Mushrooms, Molds & Medicines (SAIC-3362)

Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, Illinois (2010 – 2013)
[main campus & El Centro campus (academic center for the Latino community)]
Introduction to Biology (Biology 100)
The Changing Natural Environment (Biology 104)
General Biology (Biology 202)
Ecology (Biology 305)
General Mycology (Biology 334)
Undocumented Student Ally participant (2013)

University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, Wisconsin (2010)
Mycology (Botany/Plant Pathology 332)


Committee memberships, supervision & skills transference

Committee member (supervisor) for Fredrik Rustøen, Universitetet i Oslo, M.S. candidate, The effects of climate change on fungi’s substrate affinity and distribution (Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2016).

Committee member for Andrea Erber, Northeastern Illinois University, ‘Exploring the feasibility and time efficiency of mycoremediation of polluted waters: A study testing Chicago River water samples,’ M.S. (2013).

Multiple skills transferences (to peers, undergraduate, MS, and PhD students): fungal identification; molecular methodologies; mycorrhizal fungi; R; and statistical analyses.