Bio


As a PhD Candidate in Earth System Science, Elizabeth investigates the coupled human-natural system. She is interested in quantifying the effects of climate change on surface processes, human and ecosystem well-being, and shared socioeconomic outcomes and disparities. She holds an MS in Marine Science and a BS in Earth and Environmental Science. In addition to academic research and teaching experience, she previously served as an Energy Policy Analyst in San Diego, California.

All Publications


  • Quantifying the Effect of Precipitation on Landslide Hazard in Urbanized and Non-Urbanized Areas Geophysical Research Letters Johnston, E. C., Davenport, F. V., Wang, L., Caers, J. K., Muthukrishnan, S., Burke, M., Diffenbaugh, N. S. 2021; 48 (16)

    View details for DOI 10.1029/2021GL094038