Instead of sitting on the sofa watching the Superbowl I went out to Death Valley National Park and shot a series of Photo Spheres in Mosaic Canyon. This one turned out better than most of them. Unfortunately, though, no sign of 's pocketknife.
- Bakersfield CollegeAssociate Professor of Geology, 2012 - present
- Freelance Geologist, GigaPanner & EducatorExplorer, 2011 - 2012
- Fort Hays State UniversityAssistant Professor of Geology, 2004 - 2011
- Lake Superior State UniversityAssistant Professor of Geology, 2001 - 2004
- Western Kentucky UniversityVisiting Assistant Professor of Geology, 2000 - 2001
- University of Wisconsin-MadisonInstructor of Geology, 1998 - 2000
- University of Wisconsin-WhitewaterInstructor of Geology, 1997 - 1998
- Northeast Illinois UniversityInstructor of Geology, 1997 - 1997
- University of Wisconsin-MadisonM.S, Ph.D. Major: Geology; Minor: Geophysics, 1991 - 2000
- Colgate UniversityB.A. Major: Geology; Minor: Mathematics, 1987 - 1991
- River Dell Regional High School1981 - 1987
- Oradell Public School1974 - 1981
- Colgate University1988 - 1993
Written In Stone...seen through my lens: A Curious Intra-Formational, An...
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You Can’t Quit, Google Reader, Because I Already Fired You | TechCrunch
Google Reader is dying come Monday, and the whole Internet is sad. I'm not sad. I won't miss it at all. I used to use Google Reader a lot, a
2013 International Ichnofabric Workshop: Çanakkale, Turkey | Life Traces...
After a week of traveling and “touristing” in Turkey with my wife Ruth, which included a 16+ hour overnight bus ride from Goreme to Çanakkal
Arizona mining photos and reports posted in MSHA Digital Library
The Mining Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) has a large repository of publications, reports, and photos in their online Digital Library
Outside The Interzone: Geo 365: June 29, Day 179: Tidepools and Wave-Cut...
Looking roughly south to southeast from the deck at the top of the stair to the beach, we're overlooking the wave-cut platform and tidepools
Terrestrial paleoenvironmental reconstructions indicate transient peak w...
Abstract Major changes in climate and ecology occurred during the early Eocene climatic optimum, sometime between 52 and 50 Ma. Recent work
Interaction between deformation and magma extraction in migmatites: Exam...
Abstract Migmatite terranes are structurally complex because of strong rheological contrast between layers with different melt contents and
Strain partitioning in accretionary orogens, and its effects on orogenic...
Abstract Changes in relative plate motions during the construction of accretionary orogens generally result in varying structural styles alo
A decoupled kinematic model for active normal faults: Insights from the ...
Abstract A significant uncertainty exists in the definition of both surface pattern and subsurface continuity (i.e., coupling vs. decoupling
Physical characteristics of kimberlite and basaltic intraplate volcanism...
Abstract We assess bias in the record of kimberlite volcanism by using newly acquired size data on more than 900 kimberlite bodies from 12 k
Geology in Motion: What's up with the weather in the Pacific Northwest?
This blog provides commentary on interesting geological events occurring around the world in the context of my own work. This work is, broad
Linking offshore stratigraphy to onshore paleotopography: The Late Juras...
Abstract The temporal link between onshore topography and offshore stratigraphy is of key importance for understanding the long-term develop
Covariation of climate and long-term erosion rates across a steep rainfa...
Abstract Erosion of volcanic ocean islands creates dramatic landscapes, modulates Earth’s carbon cycle, and delivers sediment to coasts and