Faculty

Sedimentology & Stratigraphy, Taphonomy, Quantitative Stratigraphic Methods, Paleobiology.
(Department Chair). Paleontology, Faunal Analysis, Paleoecology, Biostratigraphy, Mass Extinctions, Quaternary Mammals.
Geophysics
Engineering and Environmental Geology; Tectonics; Paleomagnetism; Cosmogenic Radionuclide Geochronology.
Mantle melting and volcanic plumbing systems; mineral-melt equilibria, with applications to barometry and thermometry of igneous processes.
Paleoceanography, global biogeochemical cycles, micropaleontology (foraminifera). 
Groundwater modeling, Contaminant hydrogeology, Environmental geology.
(Graduate Coordinator). Quaternary environments; Palynology; Packrat midden analysis; Isotope paleoecology.
Tectonics, Structural Geology, Geomorphology, Metamorphic Petrology, Engineering and Environmental Geology.
Surface and subsurface hydrology, contaminant hydrogeology, water resources and irrigation engineering, watershed modeling, GIS.
Fluvial and Deltaic Quaternary Geology, Hydrogeology, Geochemistry, Soil Formation, and Optical Luminescence Geochronology.