Director, Delaware Environmental Institute
PhD | Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Dr. Michael’s research interests include saltwater intrusion, water resource management, contaminant hydrology, coastal hydrogeology, groundwater-surface water interactions, and geostatistics. Some of her current projects include investigating the coastal critical zone, measuring groundwater flow into estuaries, modeling groundwater salinization due to climate change, evaluating sustainability of arsenic-safe groundwater in Bangladesh, and application of experimental economics to groundwater resources.
- Climate Change/ Adaptation
- Coastal and Ocean
- Environmental and Water Resources