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CV

EDUCATION
2011 Ph.D. Physics, Université de Montréal, Canada
2007 M.Sc. Physics, Université de Montréal, Canada
2005 B.Sc. Physics, Université de Montréal, Canada

RESEARCH POSITIONS HELD
2015-present Assistant Professor and ERC Fellow, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2013-2015 Hubble Fellow, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
2011-2013 Alexander von Humboldt Fellow, Universität Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

TEACHING POSITIONS HELD
2015-present Assistant Professor, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2012 Cool Stars Abundance Analysis, Universität Heidelberg, Germany (co-instructor)
2011 Classical Mechanics, Université de Montréal, Canada
2010 Advanced Quantum Mechanics (B.Sc. Physics program), Université de Montréal, Canada

ACADEMIC PRIZES
2012 Plaskett Award from the Canadian Astronomical Society (Ph.D. thesis)
2012 Best Ph.D. thesis in natural science, Université de Montréal, Canada
2008 Gold academic medal of Governor General of Canada (M.Sc. thesis)

FELLOWSHIPS AWARDED
2015 European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant, University of Warwick, UK
2013 Hubble Postdoctoral Fellowship, USA
2013 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (declined)
2011 Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, Germany
2011 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (declined)
2011 Postdoctoral Fellowship, FQRNT, Canada (declined)
2010 Ph.D. Completion Award, Université de Montréal, Canada
2009 Ph.D. Excellence Award, Université de Montréal, Canada
2008 Bombardier Fellowship, Université de Montréal, Canada
2007 Bechtel Foundation Fellowship, Université de Montréal, Canada
2007 Ph.D. Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
2007 Ph.D. Fellowship, FQRNT, Québec, Canada
2006 Marc Bourgie Foundation Fellowship, Université de Montréal, Canada
2005 Banque Nationale Fellowship, Université de Montréal, Canada
2005 M.Sc. Fellowship, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
2005 M.Sc. Fellowship, FQRNT, Québec, Canada (declined)
2004 Undergraduate Research Internship Fellowship, NSERC, Canada

COLLOQUIA AND INVITED TALKS
2017.09 Age of Stars 2, Elba, Italy
2017.06 Current Challenges in the Physics of White Dwarf Stars, Sante Fe, NM
2017.05 University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
2017.05 Queen's University, Belfast, UK
2017.05 University College London, London, UK
2016.11 University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UK
2016.09 Physics Theory Seminar Series, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2016.07 CFSA Solar and Stellar Physics Workshop, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2016.04 Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
2015.11 University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2015.09 European Research Council, Brussels, Belgium
2015.05 Leibniz Inst. for Astrophysics, Potsdam, Germany
2015.05 Frontiers of Spectroscopy, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
2015.03 Goddard Space Flight Center, Washington, DC
2015.01 Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD
2014.12 Landessternwarte, Heidelberg, Germany
2014.12 University of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
2014.10 University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2014.07 University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2014.03 University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
2014.01 University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
2013.11 University of California in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2013.06 Observatoire de Paris, Paris, FR
2013.05 Kiepenheuer-Inst. für Sonnenphysik, Freiburg, Germany
2013.05 University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
2013.04 Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Heidelberg, Germany
2012.11 Institut für Theoretische Astrophysik, Heidelberg, Germany
2012.10 Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada
2012.10 University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
2012.10 University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2012.07 Eberhard Karls Universität, Tübingen, Germany
2012.06 Plaskett Award Lecture, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
2012.03 Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
2012.01 Landessternwarte, Heidelberg, Germany
2011.12 Leibniz Inst. for Astrophysics, Potsdam, Germany
2011.10 Max-Planck-Inst. für Astronomie, Heidelberg, Germany
2010.09 Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA

CONTRIBUTED TALKS
2017.04 IAUS 330: Astrometry and Astrophysics in the Gaia Sky, Nice, FR
2016.09 RAS specialist discussion "Industrial revolution in Galactic astronomy", London, UK
2016.07 20th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2016.03 3rd CO5BOLD Workshop, Napoli, Italy
2015.12 Euclid UK Meeting, Edinburgh, UK
2015.08 29th IAU General Assembly (FM 17), Honolulu, HI, USA
2015.03 Hubble Fellow Symposium, Space Telescope Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
2014.08 19th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, Montréal, QC, Canada
2014.03 Hubble Fellow Symposium, Space Telescope Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
2014.01 223rd American Astronomy Association Meeting, National Harbor, MD, USA
2013.11 Astro W&C, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
2012.10 2nd CO5BOLD Workshop, Heidelberg, Germany
2012.08 18th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, Krakow, Poland
2012.07 40th Liège International Astrophysical Colloquium, Liège, Belgium
2012.05 SFB Seminar, Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Heidelberg, Germany
2011.05 Canadian Astronomical Society Conference, London, Canada
2010.08 17th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, Tübingen, Germany
2009.10 Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiation Hydrodynamics Conference, Boulder, USA
2008.08 16th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, Barcelona, Spain
2006.07 15th European Workshop on White Dwarfs, Leicester, UK

PUBLIC LECTURES
2014.02 Public Lecture Series, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, USA
2011.05 Cégep Marie-Victorin College, Montréal, Canada
2009.11 Open day of the graduate students, Université de Montréal, Canada
2008.07 High school student scientific camp, Montréal, Canada
2008.05 Montreal Astronomical Society, Montréal, Canada

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR ON TELESCOPE TIME
2016.08 William Herschel Telescope W/2016B/08 (1 night), "Photometrically Constant White Dwarfs within the ZZ Ceti Instability Strip"
2016.03 ESO Very Large Telescope 097.D-0424(A) (8 hours), "Defining bright white dwarfs as near-IR spectroscopic standards"
2015.06 Hubble Space Telescope program 14214 (3 orbits),"The Suppression of Convection in Magnetic White Dwarfs"
2015.06 Hubble Space Telescope program 14213 (4 orbits), "Defining New IR-Bright Flux Standards for Cosmology Applications"
2010.08 Keck Telescope program A294Hr, Hawaii, USA (1 night), "Probing the high-mass problem in DA white dwarfs"
2007-2008 Multiple runs at Bok Telescope, Arizona, USA

SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2017 Editor of the 20th European White Dwarf Workshop Proceedings, ASP Conference Series, Vol. 509
2016 Chair of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC), 20th European White Dwarf Workshop, July 25-29 2016, University of Warwick
2015 Member of the Scientific Organizing Committee (SOC), Mocking the Universe Workshop, Space Telescope Institute, Baltimore, USA
2013-2015 Hot/Cool Sci Talk Series Committee (Chair), Joint Space Telescope Institute and John Hopkins University Colloquia, Baltimore, USA
2013-2015 Organizing Committee of the Local Group Lunch Journal Club, STScI, Baltimore, USA
2011-2013 Postdoc representative of the Zentrum für Astronomie, Heidelberg, Germany
2006-2011 Teaching assistant, six semesters, Université de Montréal, Canada
2008 Member of the Scientific Organizing Committee (SOC), Québec Astronomy Center student workshop, Université de Montréal, Canada
(Panel review and referee activities omitted from online CV)

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES
2013-2015 Member of the American Astronomical Society, USA
2011-2013 Member of the German Astronomical Society (AG)
2011-2013 Member of SFB 881: The Milky Way System, German DFG collaborative center
2005-2011 Member of the Canadian Astronomical Society (CASCA)