Mary Ann Madej

Biography

Mary Ann Madej has published more than 50 papers and has presented study results at meetings in New Zealand, England, Italy, Canada, Brazil, and Japan as well as around the U.S. Mary Ann is also an Adjunct Professor at Humboldt State University, where she has served as advisor for many student projects and theses. She works cooperatively with several other agencies, organizations and landowners in north coastal California.

 

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. 2000    Geosciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • M.S.  1978     Geology, University of Washington, Seattle WA
  • B.A.  1975      Geology, Knox College, Galesburg, IL  

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 1994-Present: Research Geologist, USGS Western Ecological Research Center/ Adjunct Professor, Humboldt State University
  • 1992-1994: Research Geologist, National Park Service, Western Region
  • 1978-1992: Geologist, Redwood National Park, California
  • 1977-1978: Geologist, Environmental Protection Agency (contract)  

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • fluvial geomorphology
  • sediment transport
  • effects of land use on geomorphic processes
  • watershed restoration
  • monitoring
  • stream temperature modeling   

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Geophysical Union
  • American Fisheries Society
  • American Water Resources Association
  • British Geomorphological Research Group
  • Geological Society of America
  • George Wright Society Society for Ecological Restoration