Sarah L Ottinger


Sarah is an assistant technician in the Biogeochemical Dynamics Group in the Environmental Sciences Division at ORNL. She graduated with a bachelor of science in soil science from the University of Tennessee in 2018, and graduated from the Odum School of Ecology with a master of science at the University of Georgia in 2021. She is excited to rejoin the team after working as a post-bachelor's student under the ORAU program in 2019.

Sarah is broadly interested in processes, cycles, and organisms belowground and at the plant-soil interface. Her current main projects include the Mercury Technology Development project and NGEE tropics.