2011: PhD in French, University of Michigan. 

2007-2008: Graduate Student Resident, Center for World Performance Studies, University of Michigan. A three-semester residency that includes two seminars on theory and approaches to performance theory and studies, two summers of fieldwork, and a performance-based symposium with other residents in winter 2008.

2000: BA with Highest Distinction in English literature with a minor in French. University of Illinois at Chicago. Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

1999: Student, Université de Paris IV – La Sorbonne. Study Abroad Program, Universities of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Chicago.