Expertise

My research interests are in earthquake hazards, seismology, and in the use of geophysical methods (gravity, magnetics, ground-penetrating radar, electrical methods) in geological engineering and environmental assessments.

Affiliations

Lawrence C. Wit Endowed Professor, Department of Geosciences, College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn University

Director of Undergraduate Research, Office of the Vice President for Research & Economic Development, Auburn University

Past Affiliations

Assistant Executive Director and Program Officer, National Research Council

Postdoctoral Scholar, Hanscom AFB, Phillips Laboratory (past)

Communities
Geology, Geography
Degrees
PhD, University of Alaska - Fairbanks, Geophysics, 1989
MA, State University of New York at Binghamton, English Literature, 1976
BA, State University of New York at Binghamton, English Literature, 1974
Keywords
ground-penetrating radar electrical methods site assessments natural and physical sciences, mathematics and technology seismology geophysics research administration earthquake hazards gravity and magnetic data analysis
Honors

Lawrence C. Wit Endowed Professor, College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn University, 2017-present

Associations
Alabama Geological Society
American Association of Colleges and Universities
American Geophysical Union
Council on Undergraduate Research
Geological Society of America
Seismological Society of America
Society of Exploration Geophysicists