Jared earned a B.S. in Environmental Engineering from Clarkson University in 2013. At Cornell he is an M.S. / Ph.D. student under Dr. Jery Stedinger with a research focus in Earth-energy systems engineering. His research includes numerical and geostatistical modeling of the Appalachian sedimentary basin geothermal field in New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. Outside of academic study, he is a violist in the Ithaca Community Orchestra.