Jory S Hecht, PhD

Statistical hydrologist with an interdisciplinary water resources and social-environmental systems background



Ph.D., Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Tufts University, 2017

M.Sc., Civil and Environmental Engineering - Hydrology and Hydraulics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2011

M.A., Geography, University of California - Santa Barbara, 2007

B.A., Geography and International Development, Clark University, 2002


Professional Experience:

2019-Current: Hydrologist, U.S. Geological Survey

2017-2019: Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Vermont

2013-2016: Graduate Research Assistant, Tufts University

2011-2013: NSF-IGERT Water Diplomacy Fellow, Tufts University

2009-2011: Graduate Research Assistant, Illinois State Water Survey

2009: Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

2007-2008: Assistant Professional Scientist, Illinois State Water Survey

2004-2006: Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of California - Santa Barbara

2004: Administrative Coordinator, Central American Refugee Committee, Oakland

2002-2003: NGO volunteer, San Mateo Ixtatan, Huehuetenango, Guatemala