Dr. Helena Buurman

Dr. Helena Buurman's Portrait. She's wearing a green sweater blouse and has blonde hair pulled back.

Staff Scientist

Helena earned her M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Geophysics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks studying volcano seismology at the Alaska Volcano Observatory. She worked as a station specialist on the USArray Transportable Array Alaska project in 2015 and as a Project Associate at the Alaska Earthquake Center from 2013-2018 before joining WATC in 2018. She works as a researcher and a field technician at WATC, and oversees the seismic and infrasound data products.