Diana Gergel


Post-Baccalaureate Studies, 2013: Materials Science and Engineering, Specialization in Environmental Engineering, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts.

M.A., 2011: Environmental History, University of California, Berkeley, California.

B.A., 2009: History and Political Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.


August 2015 - present: Graduate Fellow, Northwest Climate Science Center, Seattle, Washington.

June 2014 - present: Research Assistant, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

January - May 2014: Research Engineer, Saint-Gobain Innovative Organics, Anaheim, California.

May 2012 - Dec 2013: Research Assistant, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts.

Aug 2010 - Dec 2011: Research Assistant, Department of History, University of California, Berkeley, California.

Research Interests

  1. Effects of climate change on the hydrology of the western United States
  2. coupled land surface - atmosphere modeling
  3. climate modeling

Diana Gergel

Graduate Research Assistant


UW Hydro builds tools to simulate and investigate the terrestrial hydrological cycle.

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