Jody Wycech

Jody is a petroleum geochemist analyzing organic biomarkers and stable isotopes in oil and gas samples to support energy research and assessment endeavors.


Ph.D., Geoscience (Environmental Engineering Minor), 2017, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin (Advisor: Clay Kelly)
B.S., Environmental Chemistry (Geology and Business Minors), 2012, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan

Professional Experience
7/2020-Present, Chemist, USGS
10/2019-12/2019, Geochemistry Intern, Terra Laboratories
10/2017-9/2019, Geoscience Postdoctoral Fellow, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at CU-Boulder
8/2012-8/2017, Graduate Research Fellow and Teaching Assistant, UW-Madison
5/2012-8/2012, Analytical Chemist, Michigan State University Bioeconomy Institute
8/2011-5/2012, Instrument Technician, Grand Valley State University Chemistry Department