Johnse S Ostman

Research on surface-groundwater interstitial flow interactions in mountainous regions, seasonal surface water quality fluctuations as a function of local precipitation and geomorphic composition, and acoustic Doppler instrumentation technology



B.S.       2003          University of Alaska-Southeast, Juneau, Alaska           Environmental Science and Mathematics - magma cum laude

Professional Experience

2009 - Present    Hydrologic Technician, US Geological Survey, Anchorage, AK
2004-2008          Hydrologist-Environmental Scientist, Kensington Gold Mine, Juneau, AK
2002-2003          GIS Technician, AK Dept. of Environmental Conservation, Juneau, AK
2000-2001          Hydrologic Technician USDA PNWRS-Forestry Sciences Lab, Juneau, AK
1991-2008          Commercial Fisherman, Gulf of Alaska

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

American Geophysical Union, 2002-present
Alaska Geological Society, 1999-present
American Water Resources Assn., 2007-present
Juneau Watershed Partnership, 2001-present
Amnesty International,1992-present

Honors and/or Awards

  • Excellence in the Environmental Sciences-Research University of Alaska-Southeast, 2003