Achla Jha joined TWRI as a graduate research assistant in September 2018, focusing on GIS and watershed management and protection projects. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in biological and agricultural engineering at Texas A&M University. Her research interests include water quality analysis and hydrologic modeling. Achla earned a bachelor’s degree in agricultural engineering from Junagadh Agricultural University, India. Prior to joining TWRI, she worked as a student technician with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
In her leisure time, she likes traveling and being outdoors.