Katherine DiPrete

Katherine DiPrete

Career Interests

Water quality, GIS, Groundwater

Employment Sought:
Permanent Position

Education

Master of Environmental Management, 2018    
Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Water Resources Management 
Certificates: Geospatial Analysis
Leadership: Event Coordinator of Student Association of Wetland Scientists (SAWS)
Relevant Coursework: Advanced Geospatial Analysis; Landscape Hydrology; Dendrology; Stream and Wetland Restoration Ecology; Geospatial Analysis for Water Quantity and Quality; Aquatic and Wetland Field Skills; Water Resources, Finance and Planning; Wetland Ecology and Management; Applied Statistical Analysis; Land Use Principles and Policy.
Masters Project: Evaluating the use of periphyton as a bio-indicator of nutrient over-enrichment in North Carolina’s wadeable streams
 
Bachelor of Science, 2015    
University of Richmond, School of Arts and Sciences
Majors: Environmental Studies and Geography
Minor: Biology
Relevant Coursework: Landscape Ecology; Environmental Law and Policy; Environmental Economics; 
Environmental Ethics; Biodiversity Conservation in Human Society; Aquatic Ecology; Physical Geography
Study Abroad: Environmental Science at University of East Anglia, Norwich, England
Thesis: An analysis of land use and runoff on the University of Richmond Campus and mitigation suggestions to improve the water quality of Westhampton Lake

Skills

GIS
statistics
water resources management

Graduation Date

May 2018

Additional Resources

Preferred Location

International

Preferred Sector

Consulting