University of California, Riverside

Earth Sciences

Department of Earth Sciences



Faculty & Staff


Staff & Faculty

Faculty

NamePositionArea of Research

David D. Oglesby

Professor, Chair Earthquake Processes
Robert J. Allen Assistant Professor Climatology
Nicolas Barth Assistant Professor Earthquake Processes, Neotectonics
Andrey Bekker Assistant Professor Paleoclimatology
Elizabeth Cochran Adjunct Assistant Professor Earthquake Processes
James H. Dieterich Distinguished Professor of Geology and Geophysics Earthquake Processes

Larissa F. Dobrzhinetskaya

Adjunct Professor Emeritus Ultrahigh Pressure Mineralogy, Experimental Petrology
Mary Droser Professor, Vice Chair Paleobiology
Wilfred A. Elders Professor of Geology Emeritus/Research Geologist Research Geology
Heather Ford Assistant Professor Seismology
Gareth Funning Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor (Geophysics) Earthquake Processes, Active Tectonics
Abhijit Ghosh Assistant Professor Earthquake Processes, Seismology
Robert C. Graham Professor (Cooperating Faculty) Soil Mineralogy, Pedology, Soil Geomorphology
Harry W. Green Distinguished Professor of Geology and Geophysics Earthquake Processes Ultra-High-Pressure Metamorphism
Nigel C. Hughes Professor, Undergraduate Advisor (Geology) Paleobiology
Katherine J . Kendrick Adjunct Assistant Professor Tectonic Geomorphology and Neotectonics
Sandra Kirtland Turner Assistant Professor Paleoclimate/Paleoceanography
Gordon Love Professor, Graduate Advisor Biogeochemistry
Timothy Lyons Distinguished Professor Geochemistry
Michael A. McKibben Associate Professor Economic Geology and Geochemistry
Richard A. Minnich Professor Biogeography, Fire Ecology
Douglas M. Morton Adjunct Professor Regional Geology of Southern California
Andy Ridgwell Professor Biogeochemical Modeling, Climate
Peter M. Sadler Professor Quantitative Statigraphy
Thomas A. Scott Adjunct Professor Conservation Biology

Emeriti

Shawn Biehler Professor Emeritus Geophysics
Frank Dickson Professor Emeritus Geochemistry
Tien-Chang Lee Professor Emeritus Geophysics, Hydrogeology
Michael A. Murphy Professor Emeritus  Invertebrate Paleontology
Stephen K. Park Professor Emeritus Geophysics, Magnetotellurics
Michael Woodburne Professor Emeritus Vertebrate Paleontology

Lecturers, Researchers and Specialists

Steve Bates Junior Specialist Geochemistry
Dan Gregory Postdoctoral Researcher Geochemistry
Christodoulos Kyriakopoulos Postdoctoral Researcher Earthquake Processes
Jessica Miller-Camp Museum Scientist  Vertebrate Paleontology 
Corrie Neighbors Lecturer Natural Hazards, GIS
Keith Richards-Dinger Assistant Researcher  Earthquake Processes

Staff

Laurie Graham Department Technician, (951) 827-4871
Jennifer Reising Director Support, (951) 827- 3182

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Tel: (951) 827-3434
Fax: (951) 827-4324
E-mail: john.herring@ucr.edu

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