Dr. Hughes graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a Ph.D. in Geology. Her graduate research focused on stable water isotope analysis of Greenland ice core records as a proxy for polar climate over the last 50,000 years. She has extensive field experience collecting ice core samples and completing experimental work in the field and has a strong background in data analysis. Dr. Hughes has her bachelor's degree in Chemistry and Applied Mathematics from Ohio Northern University.
B.S. (Chemistry, Applied Mathematics), 2015
Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, USA
Ph.D. (Geology), 2021
University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA
Awards & Recognition
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (2015)