Maria Wright

Faculty Research Assistant
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Office: 541-737-6148

Strand Agriculture Hall

Strand Agriculture Hall 234

170 SW Waldo Place

170 SW Waldo Place
Corvallis, OR 97331

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B.A. Geology, Carleton College, 1993
M.S. Geological Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, 1996

Maria provides research and project management support for water resources research projects. Her current focus is with the Oregon team of the Urban Water Innovations Network, an NSF-funded research consortium addressing challenges for urban water management.  From 2010-2016, Maria was the project coordinator for Willamette Water 2100, a project that modeled future water supply and demand in the Willamette River basin.  Maria also provides web and outreach support for the IWW and the Institute for Natural Resources.  She has a background in geology and geomorphology and worked as a hydrologist for the USGS in Columbia, Missouri before coming to OSU in 2001.