Linzy Foster

Linzy is a civil engineer in the Texas Water Science Center. Her research interests include groundwater modeling and the application of uncertainty quantification to models.


Linzy Foster is a Civil Engineer (Hydrologist) with the USGS in Austin Texas. She joined the Texas Water Science Center in 2012. She previously worked in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the Florida Water Science Center from 2007-2012. Her research interests include groundwater and contaminant-transport modeling, saltwater intrusion modeling, application of uncertainty quantification techniques to models, and python code development.

M.S. in Civil Engineering, focus on Environmental Engineering, Auburn University, 2008
B.A. in Mathematics, Maryville College, 2000

2005-2007 Graduate Assistant, Auburn University
2007-2012 U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Water Science Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL
2012-active U.S. Geological Survey, Texas Water Science Center, Austin, Texas