Susan hubbard

Susan Hubbard

 Earth Sciences Division Director and Senior Scientist (LBNL)
Senior Technical Advisor for the ASCEM

Dr. Susan S. Hubbard is the Director of the Earth Sciences Division and a Senior Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.  Susan received her B.S in Geology from UC Santa Barbara; her M.S. in Geophysics from Virginia Tech; and her Ph.D. in Engineering from UC Berkeley in 1998.  She has previously worked at the U.S. Geological Survey and for the petroleum industry. Her research focuses on advancing the use of geophysical methods for shallow subsurface characterization and monitoring, with a particular emphasis on development of data integration methods and application of those methods to water resources, carbon cycling, and environmental remediation problems. She co-edited the first book on hydrogeophysics and has published over 100  papers on this topic. Dr. Hubbard is  on several scientific advisory boards and serves or has served on several editorial boards (including the Vadose Zone Journal, Journal of Hydrology, Water Resources and JGR-Biosciences). She leads the DOE Sustainable Systems SFA 2.0 at LBNL and co leads NGEE-Arctic.  She is the recipient of the 2009 Frank Frischknecht award for leadership and innovation in near-surface geophysics, was the Birdsall-Dreiss Distinguished lecturer for 2010, and is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America.

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