September 2020

I started a new Position at University of California, Davis as a Visiting Assistant Professor in Earth and Planetary Sciences.

May 2020

I participated in the virtual meet a scientist conversation with the Pacific Science Center! Watch the recorded chat here!

September 2019

This September I sailed on a Research Cruise aboard the R/V Atlantis to measure the geochemistry of the sediment around Pythia’s Oasis.


Scientists, students and the Jason group works together inside the control van during a dive at Pythias Oasis. Credit: M. Elend, University of Washington.

Link to article about Pythia’s Oasis. 

June 2019

“Nd isotopic structure of the Pacific Ocean 40–10 Ma, and evidence for the reorganization of deep North Pacific Ocean circulation between 36 and 25 Ma” published in Earth and Planetary Science Letters.

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Link to journal article, or email me if you do not have access to EPSL.