Shane graduated from the University of Michigan-Flint in 2011 with a B.A. in physics. He received his M.S. in 2013 from The Ohio State University and is currently working in Dr. P. Chris Hammel’s research group. His focus is using Ferromagnetic Resonance Force Microscopy (FMRFM) to characterize magnetic properties on the micro- and nano-scale in extended films.