Sea Grant Knauss Fellow
National Climate Assessment Staff (NCA)
Nicole Rucker is a 2021 Sea Grant Knauss Fellow working with the USGCRP National Climate Assessment team. In this role, Nicole supports the development of the NCA and its public engagements. Prior to joining the USGCRP, Nicole worked in the private and public sectors as an environmental scientist specializing in environmental regulation. Nicole is currently working on a Ph.D. in Marine Policy and Science at the University of Delaware. She holds a M.S. in Environmental Science from San José University and a B.A. in biology from The George Washington University.