Associate Professor

Education / Degrees

  • B.S., Zoology, The Ohio State University, 1986
  • M.S., Geology, The Ohio State University, 2000
  • Ph.D., Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 2005
  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • GEOL-1011K (Geology I and Lab) Section: 06G
    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 02
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 07
    • GEOL-3004 (Field Geol. & Geologic Mapping) Section: 01

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 01

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • GEOL-1011K (Geology I and Lab) Section: 05G
    • GEOL-1122 (Intro Geosciences II:Hist Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122L (Historical Geology Lab) Section: 01
    • GEOL-4014 (Geochemistry) Section: 01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • GEOL-1011K (Geology I and Lab) Section: 05G
    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 03
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 06
    • GEOL-3004 (Field Geol. & Geologic Mapping) Section: 01

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 01

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • GEOL-1011K (Geology I and Lab) Section: 07G
    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 02
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 03
    • GEOL-4083 (Environmental Geochemistry) Section: 01

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 02
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: L2L
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: LXL
    • GEOL-3004 (Field Geol. & Geologic Mapping) Section: 01

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122 (Intro Geosciences II:Hist Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122L (Historical Geology Lab) Section: 01

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 03
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 03
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 04
    • GEOL-4014 (Geochemistry) Section: 01

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 06
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 06
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 08
    • GEOL-4203 (Geology of Georgia) Section: 01W

    Summer 2014 Sections

    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122 (Intro Geosciences II:Hist Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122L (Historical Geology Lab) Section: 01

    Spring 2014 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 03
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 04
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 05
    • GEOL-4083 (Environmental Geochemistry) Section: 01

    Fall 2013 Sections

    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 07
    • GEOL-3004 (Field Geol. & Geologic Mapping) Section: 01
    • GEOL-4203 (Geology of Georgia) Section: 01

    Summer 2013 Sections

    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122 (Intro Geosciences II:Hist Geol) Section: 01
    • GEOL-1122L (Historical Geology Lab) Section: 01

    Spring 2013 Sections

    • GEOL-1121 (Intro Geosciences I:Phys Geol) Section: 04
    • GEOL-1121L (Physical Geology Lab) Section: 05
    • GEOL-4014 (Geochemistry) Section: 01
  • Publication List

    Temporal Variability in the Chemical Weathering of Ca2 - Bearing Phases in the Loch Vale Watershed, Colorado, USA: A Mass-Balan

    Solute Geochemical Mass-Balances and Mineral Weathering Rates in Small Watersheds II: Biomass Nutrient Uptake, More Equations in

    Examination of Magma Mixing and Fractional Crystallization using Whole-Rock Chemical Analyses: Polytopic Vector Analysis

    Identifying relationships among silicic magma batches by Polytopic Vector Analysis: A study of the Topopah Spring and Pah Canyon