Timothy O Hodson, Ph.D.

Biography

Education:
B.S., Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin – Madison
Ph.D., Geology, Northern Illinois University

Timothy Hodson is a Hydrologic Technician with the Water Quality Investigations Section. His duties primarily involve maintaining the network of “supergages” that monitor water quality across Illinois and Iowa. Prior to joining the Illinois-Iowa Water Science Center in 2017, he worked with the Illinois Water Survey while conducting his graduate research on marine-terminating glaciers in Alaska and Antarctica. Some of his other interests include low-cost distributed sensor networks, interactive graphics and web maps, and sedimentary processes in aquatic environments. Tim earned his BS. in Geology and Geophysics from University of Wisconsin – Madison and his PhD in Geology from Northern Illinois University.