Stephanie R James

Biography

Stephanie James joined the USGS in 2017 as a National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow with the Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center in Denver, Colorado, before transitioning to a staff Geophysicist in 2019. Her work involves advancing passive seismic techniques for novel applications related to geologic characterization, groundwater, and cold-region processes.

Education

Ph.D. Geology, University of Florida, 2017       

B.S. Geology, Colorado State University, 2011

Professional Experience

2019-Present: Geophysicist, Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO

2017-2019: NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO

2015-2016: Graduate Student Intern, Geophysics Department, Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, NM

2012-2017: Research and Teaching Assistant: Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Affiliations

NASA Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE), affiliated project principal investigator

Bonanza Creek Long-term Ecological Research (LTER) and Alaska Peatland Experiment (APEX), principal investigator

US Permafrost Association (USPA), member

Permafrost Young Researchers Network (PYRN), member

American Geophysical Union (AGU), member