Does DEP have student training?

Question: 

Does the Daily Erosion Project have student training?

Answer: 

Yes. The Daily Erosion Project offers training opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students who have an interest in Agricultural Conservation and Geographical Information Systems. See the complete list of current and former students below. If you are interested in applying contact Brian Gelder (bkgelder@iastate.edu) or Claudette Sandoval-Green (claudenm@iastate.edu).

Current GIS Technicians

Hiring soon!

DEP Graduate Student

Rishikumar Suresh-Kumar, M.S. Candidate, 2018 – present

Mr. Kumar's work is on automating machine learning algorithms to estimate likely field boundary locations within polygons that contain multiple crop types. This work should streamline and enhance the manual work currently done by the GIS technicians.

Former Assistant Scientist

Andrea Einck 2018

Former GIS Technicians

  • Rakibul Ahasan 2019
  • Dustin Ehret 2018 - 2019
  • Noah Heckman 2017 - 2019
  • Louise Jennings 2018 - 2019
  • Abe Diemer 2017 – 2018 
  • Brian Jensen 2017 – 2018
  • Jordan Miller 2017 - 2018
  • Johnathan Zander 2017 – 2018
  • Andrea Einck 2016 – 2018
  • Dominic Boffeli 2016 – 2017
  • Leah Ellensohn 2016 – 2017
  • Kara Gardiner 2016 – 2017
  • Lakota Kirst 2016 - 2017
  • Josh McDanel 2016 – 2017
  • Spencer Pech 2016 - 2017
  • Scott Schilb 2016 - 2017
  • Kurt Wilson 2016 – 2017
  • Angela Snyder 2016
  • Allie Oder 2016
  • Scott Johnson 2015 - 2018
  • Marina Reasoner 2015 - 2016 
  • Heloiza Abreu 2015 - 2016
  • Craig Albers 2015
  • Dan Minchk 2015