Elizabeth Wasserman

Elizabeth Wasserman came to the USGS’s Office of Science Quality and Integrity (OSQI) in January 2013 and is currently serving as the OSQI Operations Officer. Prior to joining the USGS, Elizabeth became familiar with the USGS Volcano Science Center when she was an Education Specialist for Lake Clark National Park and Deputy Manager of Newberry National Volcanic Monument.



  • B.S. Education, Southern Oregon University, 1990
  • M.S. Environmental Education, Southern Oregon University, 2002

Professional Experience

  • 1990-2000: Certified Teacher, Jackson County School District 9, Eagle Point, OR
  • 2005-2010: Park Ranger/Education Specialist, National Park Service, Homer, AK
  • 2011-2013: Deputy Monument Manager, U.S. Forest Service, Bend, OR
  • 2013-present: Office of Science Quality and Integrity, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA