Professor of Geology
member of graduate faculty
Start Year: 1982
Plant and Earth Science
Office: 316 Ag Science Building
B.Sc. Durham University
M.Sc. University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Ph.D. University of California Santa Barbara
(Thesis: “An Investigation of Some Aspects of Geomagnetic Reversals”)
Also a member of the faculty for "Semester Abroad: Europe" and taught in the International Traveling Classroom (ITC) on geology in the Pyrenees (Spring 2010)
Geomagnetic reversal modeling and structure of the Pyrenees.
Also have supervised undergraduate research projects concerning:
Outstanding Teacher in the College of Agriculture, UWRF for 1995.
Wrote Cartoon Textbook “Continents in Collision” in April 2006
Involved in various online classes including Plate tectonics for Teachers (first taught in 2004), Introduction to Geology (first taught in 2012) and Energy for Sustainable Management (taught 2010/11 and 2011/12)