Suzanne Pierce

Research Scientist
Decision Support Systems Office

Phone: 512-475-9411 | Email:

Suzanne A. Pierce, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the Texas Advanced Computing Center and Environmental Science Institute in the Jackson School of Geosciences. Dr. Pierce leads an NSF-funded community of researchers using intelligent systems to understand Earth, including water, energy, urbanization, and ecosystem services ( Results from her research develop tools and techniques that aid integrated modeling and group decision support. She's received awards both locally and internationally for innovation and engagement.

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Ph.D., Geosciences
The University of Texas at Austin

B.S., Geology
University of Arkansas