Scott Schoefernacker is a project manager at the Center for Applied Earth Science and Engineering Research (CAESER) at the University of Memphis. His primary research interests are in hydrogeology, especially in site evaluation, groundwater flow, and data collection studies. He has a Bachelor of Science in geology from Vanderbilt University and a Master of Science degree in geoscience from Western Kentucky University. Scott also worked as an environmental consultant performing site assessments for various clients. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Earth Sciences emphasizing hydrogeologic and geophysical investigation of a closed landfill.