Dylan was a geosciences major at UWM who was fascinated with prehistoric life. He got involved with research as a freshman. Dylan completed his Ph.D. at the University of Southern California in 2018, and is currently an ERC postdoctoral fellow at the Institut de Physique du Globe in Paris, France (IPGP).

The UWM Office of Undergraduate Research is a collaborator in the
Wisconsin System Council on Undergraduate Research
and the national
Council on Undergraduate Research
.
In 2018, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee received the Award for Undergraduate Research Accomplishment (AURA) from the national Council on Undergraduate Research in recognition of UWM’s innovative undergraduate research programs that reach all areas of the campus.