Positions Held with Research Experience

Associate Adjunct Professor; 2007-present; San Diego State University (SDSU), Graduate School of Public Health, SDSU Research Foundation, Center for Behavioral Epidemiology and Community Health (C-BEACH); Research Projects: “Real-Time Feedback as a Catalyst for Smoke-Free Homes” and “Innovation for Smoke-Free Homes: Project Fresh Air”; Grants awarded from Tobacco Related Disease Research Program of California (TRDRP) and U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) – R01 Grant; Co-Investigators: Suzanne Hughes and Melbourne Hovell (C-BEACH; SDSU Research Foundation).

Senior Research Scientist and Principal, 2012-present, Neil Klepeis and Associates. Environmental Health Research and Consulting. Multi-Unit Housing monitoring studies: Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Grant sub-award from Centers for Disease Control. Co-Investigators: Rufus Edwards (U. California at Irvine), Marc Weber (Los Angeles County Dept. Public Health).

Visiting Scholar, 2013-14; Stanford University, Stanford, CA, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Consulting Assistant Professor; 2006-2013; Stanford University, Stanford, CA, Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering; Co-Investigator on Projects: "Human Exposure Analysis for Pollutants from Secondhand Smoke"; "Exposure to Secondhand Smoke: Effects of Proximity" and "Measuring Secondhand Smoke in Multi-Unit Buildings"; Grants Awarded from the Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute (FAMRI) and Tobacco Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP); Lynn Hildeman, PI; Wayne Ott and James Repace, Co-Investigators.

Senior Research Affiliate; 2006-2012; Education, Training, and Research Associates (ETR), Scotts Valley, CA, Department of Research; Project: “Computer Simulation as a Tool in Reducing Secondhand Smoke Exposure”; Grants Awarded From: Tobacco Related Disease Research Program (TRDRP) and National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA); Co-investigators: Pamela Drake (ETR), Jonathan Winickoff (Harvard University), and Linda Alexander (University of KY).

Post-Doctoral Researcher; 2004-2006; Stanford University, Stanford, CA, Dept. of Statistics; Project: "Quantifying Human Exposure to Secondhand Smoke"; Grants Awarded from: California Department of Health Services Tobacco Control Section and the Flight Attendant Medical Research Association (FAMRI), Paul Switzer, Principal Investigator; Wayne Ott, Co-investigator.

Graduate Researcher; 2003; Center for Exposure and Health Tracking, University of California at Berkeley, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, School of Public Health.

PhD Student; 1997-2004; University of California at Berkeley, Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, William W. Nazaroff, advisor (Civil and Environmental Engineering).

Graduate Researcher; 1997-2002; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Indoor Environment Department, EPA University Partnership Project: "Multi-Domain Framework for Integrating Models and Measurements of Multimedia Environmental Contaminants," Thomas McKone, Principal Investigator; Haluk Ozkaynak, EPA Project Director.

Consulting Research Investigator; 1997-2001; Stanford University Award, Dept. of Statistics; Grant Awarded from: Tobacco Related Disease Research Program of California (TRDRP); Paul Switzer, Principal Investigator; Wayne Ott, Co-investigator.

Graduate Researcher; 1997-1998; Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California at Berkeley; S. Katharine Hammond, Supervisor.

Senior Scientist; 1995-1997; Lockheed Martin, Las Vegas, NV; Technical and Research Support for EPA Activity Pattern and Exposure Modeling Projects, Steve Hern, EPA Project Director; William Engelmann, EPA Project Manager.

Project Manager; 1994-1995; Information Systems and Services, Inc., Las Vegas, NV; Technical and Research Support for EPA Activity Pattern and Exposure Modeling Projects, Niren Nagda, Project Director; Steve Hern, EPA Project Director; Joseph Behar, EPA Project Manager.

Research Assistant; 1993-1994; Stanford University, Dept. of Statistics; Grant Awarded from: Tobacco Related Disease Research Program of California (TRDRP); Paul Switzer, Principal Investigator; Wayne Ott, Co-investigator.

Graduate Researcher; 1989-1991; Stanford University, Department of Chemistry.

Undergraduate Researcher; 1986-1989; Colgate University, Department of Chemistry.