Jacqueline P Benefield-Green

Jacqueline Benefield-Green is a Physical Scientist for the USGS Geology, Energy & Minerals (GEM) Science Center in Reston, VA.


Jacqueline works in the Eastern Energy and Environmental Laboratory (EEEL), which is involved in a variety of projects related to the environmental and human health effects of energy resource extraction and use, and microbial processes linked to oil and gas production.


  • B.S. Geology, George Mason University, 2015

Work Experience

  • 2021-Present: Physical Scientist, USGS Eastern Energy and Environmental Laboratory (EEEL)
  • 2016-2021: Researcher III, USGS Reston Stable Isotope Laboratory