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Department of Geology and Geophysics



Dr. Carrick M. Eggleston
Professor and Head of Department
Low temperature and environmental geochemistry, chemistry of solid-fluid interaction
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Dr. Brad Carr
FINSE Manager (WyCEHG)
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Dr. Michael J. Cheadle
Associate Professor, Geophysics/Magmatic Processes
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Dr. Po Chen
Associate Professor
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Dr. Mark T. Clementz
Professor, Paleobiology
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Dr. Ellen Currano
Associate Professor, Paleobotany
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Ms. Janet Dewey
Associate Research Scientist
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Dr. Ken G. Dueker
Associate Professor, deep and shallow natural source imaging 
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Dr. Carol D. Frost
Professor, Isotope Geology
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Dr. Dario Grana
Assistant Professor, Rock Physics and Reservoir Modeling
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Dr. Robert R. Howell
Associate Professor, Planetary Geology, Remote Sensing, Infrared Instrumentation and Astronomy
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Dr. Neil F. Humphrey
Professor, Glaciology, Earth Surface Processes
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Dr. Barbara E. John
Professor, structural geology/tectonics, igneous processes
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Dr. John Kaszuba
Associate Professor
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Dr. Subhashis Mallick
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Dr. Brandon McElroy
Assistant Professor, Sedimentology, Surface Processes
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Dr. Kate Miller
Professor and Provost
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Dr. James D. Myers
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Dr. Andrew Parsekian
Assistant Professor, Hydrogeophysics
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Dr. Clifford Riebe
Associate Professor, Critical Zone Science, Ecogeomorphology
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Dr. Simone Runyon
Assistant Professor, Economic Geology
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Dr. Bryan N. Shuman
Professor, Paleohydrology, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology
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Dr. Kenneth W. Sims
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Dr. Susan M. Swapp
Senior Research Scientist
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Dr. Laura Vietti
Assistant Research Scientist
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Dr. Ye Zhang
Associate Professor, Geological Modeling and Simulation, Hydrogeology
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Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Sarah Aciego 
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Geochemistry; Climate Change; Glaciology Cryosphere; Paleoclimate
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Dr. Erin Campbell 
Adjunct Professor, Manager, Energy & Minerals at the Wyoming State Geological Survey 
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Dr. Vladimir Alvarado
Adjunct Professor, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
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Dr. Barbara Carrapa
Adjunct Professor, Sedimentary Geology/Low-T-Thermochronology
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Dr. Eric Erslev
Adjunct Professor, Structural Geology
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Dr. Warren B. Hamilton
Adjunct Professor, Global Tectonics
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Dr. Peter Hennings
Adjunct Professor, Petroleum Geology
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Dr. Steve Holbrook
Adjunct Professor, Seismology & Geophysics
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Dr. Ranie Lynds
Adjunct Professor, Sedimentology, Oil & Natural Gas
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Faculty Emeriti

Dr. Donald W. Boyd
Office Phone: 307-766-3280
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. James I. Drever
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. William E. Frerichs
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. B. R. Frost
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. Robert S. Houston
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. Jason A. Lillegraven
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. Ronald W. Marrs
Emeritus Professor Field mapping and remote sensing
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Ms. Randi S. Martinsen
Emeritus Senior Lecturer
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Dr. James E. McClurg
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. Scott B. Smithson
Emeritus Professor
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Dr. Arthur W. Snoke
Emeritus Professor, Structural Geology and Tectonics
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Dr. Ronald C. Surdam
Emeritus Professor
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Lecturers, Postdocs, & Researchers

Mr. Tyler C. Brown
Asst. Lab. Manager
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Dr. Kevin R. Chamberlain
Research Professor
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Dr. Edward W. Kempema
Postdoctoral Researcher
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Ms. Tammy Mack
Department Manager/Accountant
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Ms. Deborah Prusia
Office Associate
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