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Geology Department College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics

Meet Us

Staff

Dr. Kevin Cornwell

Chair, Geology Department

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  • Specialty & Interests: Geomorphology

Amie Bright

Departmental Coordinator

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Liane Phe

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Professors

Dr. Katie E. Ardill

Assistant Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Igneous Petrology, Geochemistry, Geologic Mapping

Dr. Kurtis C. Burmeister

Assistant Professor

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  • Office Hours: Wednesday 12-3, online
  • Specialty & Interests: Structural Geology, Tectonics, Geologic Mapping, Field Safety

Dr. Julie Griffin

Assistant Professor

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  • Office Hours: Tues & Thurs, 3-4:30pm
  • Specialty & Interests: Phanerozoic Paleoclimate, Sedimentary Geochemistry

Dr. Brian Hausback

Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Volcanology

Dr. Amelia (Paukert) Vankeuren

Assistant Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Groundwater Quality, Water-Rock Interaction

Dr. David Shimabukuro

Graduate Coordinator, Associate Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Alpine Tectonics & Ophiolites, Groundwater Resources

Dr. Steven Skinner

Associate Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Tectonics, Paleomagnetism, Geophysic

Dr. Amy Wagner

Associate Professor

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  • Office Hours: Mon 2-3:30 & Tues 3-4:30, online
  • Specialty & Interests: Paleoclimate, Paleoceanography, Stable Isotope Geochemistry

Lecturers

Dr. Joe Domagalski

Lecturer

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  • Specialty & Interests: Aquatic Geochemistry, Groundwater, Surface Water Chemistry

Amanda Glynn

Lecturer

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Geneviève Sparks

Lecturer

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  • Specialty & Interests: Mine-Impacted Watersheds

Christina Stout

Lecturer

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  • Specialty & Interests: Igneous Petrology, Geochemsitry, Magmatic Processes, Volcanology

Teaching Assistants

Jo Black

Teaching Associate

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  • Office Hours: TBD
  • Specialty & Interests: Tectonics, Structural Geology, Ophiolites

Sam Grandy

Teaching Associate

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  • Office Hours: TBD
  • Specialty & Interests: Volcanology, Tectonics, Structural Geology

Patrick McCarthy

Teaching Associate

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  • Office Hours: TBD
  • Specialty & Interests: Metamorphic Petrology, Structural Geology, Geomorphology

Adelia McGregor

Teaching Associate

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  • Office Hours: TBD

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. David Dralle

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Ecohydrology

Emeritus

Dr. Tim Horner

Emeritus Professor

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Dr. Barbara Munn

Emeritus Lecturer

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Dr. Judi Kusnick

Emeritis Professor

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Dr. Greg Wheeler

Emeritus Professor

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  • Specialty & Interests: Metallic Ore Deposits
Total Members: 24