Kristen McCarthy

600 600 Stroud Water Research Center

Staff Scientist

Fluvial Geomorphology


610-268-2153, ext. 1225
970 Spencer Road, Avondale, PA 19311

  • M.S., geological sciences with a concentration in fluvial geomorphology, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware.
  • B.S., mathematics, B.S., environmental studies, chemistry minor, Saint Michael’s College, Colchester, Vermont.
Professional Experience
  • Staff scientist, Stroud Water Research Center, 2021–present.
  • Environmental scientist II, EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., Hunt Valley, Maryland, 2018–2021.
  • Fluvial geomorphology research assistant, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, 2016–2018.
  • Geological hazards teaching assistant, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, 2016.
  • Lake water quality technician, Lakes Environmental Association, Bridgton, Maine, 2016.
  • Watershed educator, Watershed Alliance, Burlington, Vermont, 2016.
  • Water quality research intern, North East Water Resources Network, Burlington, Vermont, 2015–2016.