Holly Michael

Holly Michael

Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, and Professor, Unidel Fraser Russell Career Development Chair for the Environment

Office Location
101A Penny Hall
255 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716


  • Department of Earth Sciences
  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences
  • School of Marine Science and Policy (SMSP)



  • Ph.D., Hydrology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005;
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 1998.


Research Interests

Coastal groundwater dynamics; groundwater flow and solute transport modeling; groundwater-surface water interaction; water supply sustainability; geostatistical modeling; hydro-economics.



See Google Scholar for a list of my published works. 


More Information

  • Curriculum Vitae 
  • Michael Hydro Lab
  • Hydrogeology Group
  • Associate Director for Interdisciplinary Initiatives, Delaware Environmental Institute (DENIN)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU), Member
  • Geological Society of America, Member
  • International Association of Hydrogeologists, Member
  • International Association of Mathematical Geosciences, Member