Phoebe DeVries

  • Program Years: 2011-2015
  • Academic Institution: Harvard University
  • Field of Study: Earth Science
  • Academic Advisor: Brendan Meade
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2012)
  • Degree(s):
    M.S. Earth and Planetary Sciences, 2012
    M.Phil. Polar Studies, Cambridge University, 2010
    A.B. Applied Mathematics, Harvard College, 2009

Current Status

  • Research Area: Earth Science


Robinson, P.M. and J. A. Dowdeswell, 2011. Submarine landforms and the behavior of a surging ice cap since the last glacial maximum: The open-marine setting of eastern Austfonna, Svalbard. Marine Geology, Vol. 286 (1-4), p. 82-94.

DeVries, P.M.R. and B.J. Meade, 2012. Earthquake cycle deformation in the Tibetan plateau with a weak mid-crustal layer, Manuscript submitted for publication to the Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth.


Cambridge University, Emmanuel College, Masters of Philosophy in Polar Studies with Distinction, 2010.

Hershel Smith Fellowship Winner, a fellowship funding my year of postgraduate study at Cambridge University, 2009-2010.

Phi Beta Kappa, Inducted 2009.

Marie L. Rose Scholarship awarded for academic excellence by the Huguenot Society of America, 2007-2009.

College Rowing Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete Honors, awarded by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) to athletes who excel both athletically and academically, 2007, 2008, and 2009.