Jessica Dery

Research Associate

Jessica Dery joined the Pacific Institute in 2021 as a Research Associate. Her work addresses impediments and incentives for the use of recycled water, including oilfield-produced water, in agriculture by merging science, policy, and outreach to promote communication and trust.

Jessica has worked on a variety of interdisciplinary projects related to water quality and water reuse including agriculture and food safety, water treatment technologies, water reuse in power generation, and public perception. Her experience includes conducting synthesis research, working with the utility, agriculture, and energy sectors, and co-developing outreach products.