Jennifer Villa

Jennifer joined the USGS Texas Water Science Center in 2018 and assists GSCI with geospatial data analysis and visualization.


She graduated from Texas State University in 2016 with a Master’s in Geography. She is currently working on her Doctorate in Geography at Texas State University with a focus on geomorphological processes in arid and semi-arid environments. Her research interests also include mountain and volcanic geomorphology, and visual representations of hazardous geomorphic landscapes. Prior to joining the USGS, she has worked for the Department of Geography at Texas State University as a Graduate Assistant teaching labs in physical geography, geomorphology, and geology.