Stephanie is a research scientist in the SEI-US Water Resources Group, focused on water systems modelling, particularly in the Middle East, and applications of the water-energy-food nexus framework.
Stephanie began working with SEI while researching domestic water demand in the West Bank for the Multi-Year Water Allocation Systems (MYWAS) optimization model for Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian territories as part of her master’s thesis. She was hired as an intern in the summer of 2013, and became a research scientist in March 2014.
Stephanie has an M.S. in environmental and water resources engineering from Tufts University, and a B.A. in Middle East history from Carleton College. She has lived in Morocco, Yemen, Greece, and the West Bank and speaks French, Arabic, and modern Greek.