Heather Tollerud

Biography

Heather Tollerud is a Research Physical Scientist at the Earth Resources Observation and Science Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Since joining USGS as a Mendenhall Fellow, she has focused on land surface change, time series remote sensing analysis, land-atmosphere interactions, and drought. She is currently a member of the Land Change Monitoring, Assessment, and Projection (LCMAP) team.

Education

Ph.D. Geoscience, Penn State University

M.S. Astrophysical and Planetary Science, University of Colorado

B.A. Physics, Math, St. Olaf College