All Faculty

Richard Allis
Adjunct Professor
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David Applegate
Adjunct Assistant Professor

Walter Arabasz
Professor Emeritus
1971 Ph.D. California Institute of Technology
1966 M.S. California Institute of Technology
1964 B.S. Boston College
Office Phone: 581-7410
Email:

John Bartley
Professor
1981 Ph.D. MIT
1976 B.S. University of Washington
Office: 339 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-1670
Email:

Lukas Baumgartner
Adjunct Professor

Harley Benz
Adjunct Associate Professor
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Lauren Birgenheier
Assistant Professor
2007 Ph.D. University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2002 BA Colorado College
Office: 323 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-3158

John Bowman
Professor
1978 Ph.D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
1971 M.S. Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1969 BS College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
Office: 439 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-7250
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Francis Brown
Dean, College of Mines and Earth Sciences & Distinguished Professor
Office: 205 FASB
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Stephen Brown
Adjunct Associate Professor

Ronald Bruhn
Professor Emeritus
1976 Ph.D. Columbia University
1975 M.Phil. Columbia University
1971 BA Alaska Methodist University
Office: 325 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6619
Email:

Thure Cerling
Distinguished Professor
1977 Ph.D. University of California Berkeley
1973 M.S. Iowa State University
1972 BS Iowa State University
Office: 453 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-5558
Email:

Marjorie Chan
Professor
1982 Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison
1977 BS University of California-Davis
Office: 311 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6551
Email:

David Chapman
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
1976 Ph.D. University of Michigan
1966 M.Sc. University of British Columbia
1964 B.Sc. University of British Columbia
Office: 265 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6820
Email:  david.chapman@utah.edu

David Dinter
Research Associate Professor
1993 Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1982 BS Stanford University
1982 M.S. Stanford University
Office: 321 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-7937
Email:

Allan Ekdale
Professor
1974 Ph.D. Rice University, Houston, TX
1973 M.A. Rice University, Houston, TX
1968 BS Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
Office: 347 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-7266
Email:

Masashi Endo
Research Associate
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Diego Fernandez
Research Assistant Professor
1991 Ph.D. University of Buenos Aires
1986 M.S. University of Buenos Aires
Office: 431 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 587-9366
Email:

Anke Friedrich
Adjunct Professor

Alexander Gribenko
Research Associate
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Susan Halgedahl
Associate Professor
1981 Ph.D. University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB)
1975 BS University of California at San Diego (UCSD)
Office: 225 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-3964
Email:

John Harris
Adjunct Professor
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Robert Harris
Adjunct Associate Professor
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Victor Heilweil
Adjunct Associate Professor
Office Phone: (801) 581-7062

Randall Irmis
Assistant Professor
2008 Ph.D. University of California - Berkeley
2004 BS Northern Arizona University
Office: 343 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6555
Email:

Richard Jarrard
Professor Emeritus
1975 Ph.D. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD
1969 B.A. Pomona College
Office: 225 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 535-3964
Email:

Paul Jewell
Associate Professor
1989 Ph.D. Princeton University
1984 M.S. University of Utah
1978 B.S. Beloit College
Office: 445 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6636
Email:

Cari Johnson
Associate Professor
2002 Ph.D. Stanford University
1996 BA Carleton College
Office: 335 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-3782
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William Johnson
Professor
1993 Ph.D. University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
1986 M.S. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
1983 BA Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA
Office: 441 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-5033
Email:

Michael Jordan
Adjunct Assistant Professor

James Kirkland
Adjunct Associate Professor

Keith Koper
Associate Professor
1998 Ph.D. Washington University
1993 BA Northwestern University
Office: 217 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-3669
Fax: (801) 585-5585
Email:

Xiao Jun Liu
Research Associate

Bruce Macfadden
Adjunct Professor
Email:

Lowell Miyagi
Assistant Professor
2009 Ph.D. University of California Berkeley
2004 B.S. Oberlin College
Office:  325 FASB
Office Phone:  (801) 581-6619
Email: lowell.miyagi@utah.edu

Jeffrey Moore
Associate Professor
2007 Ph.D. University of California Berkeley
2007 M.Sc. University of California Berkeley
2000 B.Sc. University of Arizona
Office:  449 FASB
Office Phone:  (801) 585-0491
Email:  jeff.moore@utah.edu

David Naftz
Adjunct Associate Professor

Barbara Nash
Professor
1971 Ph.D. Univ. California - Berkeley
1965 B.A. Univ. California - Berkeley
Office: 409 FASB
Office Phone: 581-8587
Email:

William Pariseau
Adjunct Professor
1966 Ph.D University of Minnesota
1960 B.S. University of Washington (Seattle)
Office: 315 WBB
Email:

William Parry
Professor Emeritus
Office: 305 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-6217
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James Pechmann
Research Associate Professor
1983 Ph.D. California Institute of Technology
1979 M.S. California Institute of Technology
1976 BA Hamilton College
Office: 219 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-3858
Email:

Michael Perkins
Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Erich Petersen
Professor
1984 PhD University of Michigan
1979 M.A. Dartmouth College
1975 B.A. Harvard University
Office: 319 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-7238
Email:

Dane Picard
Professor Emeritus

Gerard Schuster
Adjunct Professor
1984 Ph.D. Columbia University
1982 M.S. Columbia University
1972 BS Portland State University
Office Phone: (801) 581-4373
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Robert Smith
Emeritus Professor of Geology & Geophysics and Research Professor
1967 Ph.D. University of Utah
1965 M.S. Utah State University
1960 BS Utah State University
Office: 243 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 581-7129
Email:

D. Kip Solomon
Professor
1992 Ph.D University of Waterloo
1985 M.S. University of Utah
1983 BS University of Utah
Office: 383B FASB
Office Hours: Mon. & Wed. - 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Office Phone: (801) 581-7231
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Lisa Stright
Assistant Professor
2011 Ph.D. Stanford University
2006 M.S. Stanford University
1999 M.S. Michigan Technological University
1995 B.S. University of Colorado
Office: 251 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-5461
Email:

Michael Thorne
Assistant Professor
2005 Ph.D. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
1996 BS Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Office: 267 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-9792
Email:

Aurelian Trandafir
Assistant Professor
2004 Ph.D. Kyoto University, Japan
1997 M.S. University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
1996 BS University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
Office: 449 FASB
Office Phone: (801) 585-0491
Email:

Le Wan
Research Associate

Philip Wannamaker
Adjunct Professor
1983 Ph.D. University of Utah
1976 B.Sc. Queens University Kingston
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Michael Zhdanov
Professor
1978 Doctor of Sciences Moscow State University
1970 Ph.D. Moscow State University
1969 M.S. Moscow State University
1968 M.S. Moscow Gubkin State University of Oil and Gas
Office: 259 FASB
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Last Updated: 9/13/13