Moira is a Master’s level certified coach who has been helping academic professionals become more accomplished researchers, writers, and leaders for over 15 years. As Director of Coaching at Academic Impressions, Moira develops systems and tools to help academics become more intentional and self-aware through time management, prioritization, team development, and leadership. She has been a Principal Investigator (PI) as well as a co-PI for a variety of studies and has been funded by a number of funding agencies, including the NIH, DOD, NSF, and SSRC. Her faculty appointments include George Washington University and Whittier College. She received her PhD in cultural anthropology from The University of Texas at Austin and has post-doctoral training in medical anthropology from the University of California-Berkeley and the University of California-San Francisco.
She is based in Chapel Hill, NC, where she enjoys hiking, time with family, and swing dancing.