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Sarah Benish

Office Jull 2106

Hometown Oshkosh, WI
Education B.S.Biology & Env. Studies, University of Wisconsin
Advisor Dickerson

Academic Career

I graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 2015 with a BS in Biology and Environmental Studies with a certificate in Global Health. While at Wisconsin, I spent 2 years conducting undergraduate research with Dr. Tracey Holloway and Dr. Brad Pierce (NOAA). I used aircraft data from the Deriving Information on Surface conditions from Column and Vertically Resolved Observations Relevant to Air Quality (DISCOVER-AQ) campaign in the Baltimore/Washington, D.C. area in June/July 2011 to study ozone production.

Currently, I am a third year PhD student working with Dr. Russ Dickerson in the atmospheric chemistry group.

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Other Interests

In my free time, I enjoy running, kayaking, and playing the piano.