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Faculty & Staff

GEOSCIENCES FACULTY

- TENURED, TENURE-TRACK FACULTY

  • Dr. Mohamed Aly - Assistant Professor - Ph.D. Texas A&M University - InSAR, GPS, GIS, Crustal Deformation Modeling, and Geohazard Assessment
  • Dr. Stephen Boss - Professor - Ph.D. University of North Carolina - Geophysics, Marine Geology, Lacustrine Geology, Earth Systems, Sustainability Studies
  • Dr. J. Van Brahana - Professor - Ph.D. University of Missouri - Physical Hydrogeology, Groundwater Flow, Karst Hydrogeology
  • Dr. Jack Cothren - Associate Professor - Ph.D. Ohio State University - Geospatial Methodologies
  • Dr. Matt Covington-   Assistant Professor - Ph.D. University of California Santa Cruz - Hydrogeology, Geomorphology, Karst, and Glacial Hydrology
  • Dr. Fiona M. Davidson - Associate Professor, Director of European Studies - Ph.D. University of Nebraska - Political Geography, European Studies, Urban Morphology & Planning
  • Dr. Ralph K. Davis - Professor and Chair - Ph.D. University of Nebraska - Hydrogeology, Contaminant Transport, Water Resources Management
  • Dr. John C. Dixon - Professor - Ph.D. University of Colorado - Geomorphology, Weathering and Soils, Geoarcheology, Alpine Geography
  • Dr. Gregory Dumond- Assistant Professor - Ph.D. University of Massachusetts Amherst - Structural Geology and Tectonics
  • Dr. Song Feng - Assistant Professor - Ph.D. Chinese Academy of Sciences - Climate Change, Paleoclimates
  • Dr. Thomas O. Graff - Associate Professor and Vice-Chair - Ph.D. University of Kansas - Human Geography, Retail Site Locational Analysis
  • Dr. M J Guccione -Professor - Ph.D. University of Colorado - Quaternary Geology, Fluvial Geomorphology, Geomorphic expression of Paleoseismic Events
  • Dr. John G. Hehr - Professor - Ph.D. Michigan State University - Meteorology, Climatology, Paleoclimatology, Global Change
  • Dr. Fred Limp - University Professor and Leica Chair in Geospatial Imaging- Ph.D. Indiana University - Computer applications, Economic anthropology, Midwestern archeology
  • Dr. Christopher Liner- Maurice Storm Endowed Chair Professor of Geology - Ph.D. Colorado School of Mines - Geophysics and Petroleum Geology
  • Dr. Thomas R. Paradise -Professor - Ph.D. Arizona State University - Hazards, Historic Preservation, Cartography, Geomorphology, Middle East & Mediterranean Geography (with the Fahd Middle East Center)
  • Dr. Adriana Potra - Assistant Professor, Ph.D. Forida International University - Ore Geology and Radiogenic Isotope Geochemistry
  • Dr. Xuan Shi- Assistant Professor - Ph.D. University of West Virginia - Geoinformatics
  • Dr. David W Stahle -Distinguished Professor - Ph.D. Arizona State University - Global Change, Dendrochronology, Paleoclimatology, Ancient Forests
  • Dr. Celina Suarez- Assistant Professor - Ph.D. University of Kansas - Stable Isotope, Low-Temperature geochemistry, Paleontology
  • Dr. Jason A. Tullis - Associate Professor - Ph.D. University of South Carolina - Remote Sensing and Biogeography
  • Dr. Doy L. Zachry- Professor - Ph.D. University of Texas - Stratigraphy

- RESEARCH FACULTY

  • Dr. Phillip D. Hays - Associate Research Professor - Ph.D. Texas A & M - Hydrogeology, Stable Isotope Geochemistry

- INSTRUCTORS

- ADJUNCT FACULTY

  • Dr. Dorian Burnette- Adjunct Assistant Professor, Ph. D. Environmental Dynamics
  • Dr. Falko Fye - Adjunct Assistant Professor, Ph.D. Environmental Dynamics - Climatology, Meteorology
  • Dr. Brad Hubeny - Adjunct Professor, Ph.D. Salem State College - Paleolimnology, Environmental Sedimentology
  • Dr. Thomas A. (Mac) McGilvery - Adjunct Professor, Ph. D. University of Texas Austin  - Petroleum Geology, Clastic Depositional Systems, Sequence Stratigraphy
  • Steve Milligan- Adjunct Instructor, M.S. Colorado School of Mines - Seismic Acquisition and Interpretation
  • Dr. Doug Oliver - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Dr. Frederick L. Paillet - Adjunct Professor, Ph.D. - University of Rochester - Surface and Borehole Geophysics; Hydrogeology
  • Erik D. Pollock- Adjunct Instructor - Stable Isotope Research and Methods
  • Lynne Hehr - Adjunct Instructor, M.S. Geology, University of Arkansas

- EMERITUS FACULTY

  • Dr. Malcolm K. Cleaveland - Emeritus - Ph.D. University of Arizona - Dendrochronology, Paleoclimatology, GIS
  • Dr. Ronald Konig - Emeritus - Ph.D. Cornell University -Physical Geology and Structural Geology of Northern Arkansas
  • Dr. H.C. MacDonald- Emeritus, Ph.D. University of Kansas, Remote Sensing
  • Dr. Walter Manger - Emeritus - Ph.D. University of Iowa - Paleontology, Regional stratigraphy & sedimentology
  • Dr. Kenneth Steele - Emeritus - Ph.D. University of North Carolina - Geochemistry, Ground Water Chemistry, Stream Water Quality, Hydrogeology
  • Richard Smith- Emeritus - D.A. University of Northern Colorado - Cartography

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