Rebecca Bourgault, Ph.D.


Rebecca Bourgault, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Environmental, Geographical, and Geological Sciences, Professional U Fellow, College of Science and Technology

Ph.D. in Plant and Soil Science, University of Vermont

Dissertation title: Hydropedology of Podzols at Hubbard Brook, New Hampshire

M.S. in Natural Resource Sciences (Pedology), University of Maryland

Thesis title: Multi-Scale Pedologic Investigation of Manganiferous Soils in the Maryland Piedmont

B.S. with Honors in Environmental Science and Policy, Concentration in Soil, Water, and Land Resources, University of Maryland

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Soil and Environmental Sciences

Her research interests include soil health in regenerative agriculture, hydrologic distribution of trace metals and rare earth elements in soils, and legacy soil pollution.

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Soil Science Society of America
Pennsylvania Association of Professional Soil Scientists
Mid-Atlantic Association of Professional Soil Scientists
Bourgault Environmental Consulting Services, LLC