Moira Gresham - Academic History

Whitman College

Assistant Professor of Physics
Walla Walla, WA
September 2011 -

External Funding:

    Principal Investigator, Murdock College Research Program for Natural Sciences
    ($39,790 plus $17,460 matching funds from Whitman College)
    "Pushing the Limits of Dark Matter Direct Detection", March 2015-February 2018

University of Michigan

Assistant Professor of Physics and Postdoctoral Fellow, Michigan Society of Fellows
Ann Arbor, MI
September 2010 - August 2011

California Institute of Technology

PhD, Theoretical Cosmology and Particle Phenomenology
Research Advisor: Mark Wise
supported by an NDSEG Fellowship and the NSF GRFP
Pasadena, CA
October 2005 - June 2010

Cambridge University, Churchill College

MA (formerly known as Certificate of Advanced Study), Part III Mathematics
supported by the Churchill Foundation of the United States
Cambridge, UK
October 2004 - June 2005

Reed College

BA, Physics/Mathematics (Interdisciplinary)
Thesis Advisors: David Griffiths and Tom Weiting
supported in part by a Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Portland, OR
September 2000 - May 2004

Cheney High School

Cheney, WA
August 1996 - June 2000