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Professor of Geological Sciences
Research and Development Scientist and Engineer, Department of Geological Sciences
Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar on a Feodor Lynen Fellowship, Geological Sciences
Ph.D. Student in Geological Sciences Public Speaking Tutor, School of Engineering - Technical Communications Program
Visiting Faculty


  • Lindsay Filgas (Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2020-Present)
  • Casey Mullins '20 (Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2017-2019)
  • Danielle Moragne '17 (Dartmouth) (Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher and Senior Thesis, 2016-2017)
  • Sam Kramer '17 (2015 SESUR Fellow and Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2015)
  • Jake Glassman '17 (Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2015)
  • Alexis Wood '15 (2013 SESUR Fellow and Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2013-2014)
  • Sara Maurer '15 (Undergraduate Laboratory Researcher, 2013-2014)
  • Walter Torres '14 (2012 SESUR Fellow)

Former Group Members

Former Stanford Group Members

  • Dr. Daniel Ibarra, Postdoctoral Fellow, UC Berkeley (PhD, 2018; Postdoc 2018-19)
  • Dr. Jeremy Caves, Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology & Senckenberg Institute, Germany (PhD, 2016)
  • Dr. Yadira Ibarra, Assistant Professor, San Francisco State University (Postdoc, 2015-16)
  • Annie Ritch, Software Developer, Oh My Green (MS, 2016)
  • Dr. Matt Winnick, Assistant Professor, UMass Amherst (PhD, 2015)
  • Dr. Hari Mix, Assistant Professor, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California (PhD, 2014)
  • Dr. Seulgi Moon, Assistant Professor, University of California, Los Angeles (PhD, 2013, co-advised with George Hilley)
  • Dr. Malinda Kent-Corson, Instructor, University of Idaho (PhD, 2009)
  • Dr. Steve Davis, Associate Professor, Dept. of Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine (PhD, 2008)
  • Dr. Mike Hren, Assistant Professor, Dept. Chemistry, University of Connecticut, Stors, Connecticut (PhD, 2007)
  • Dr. Mandy Booth, Associate Professor, Dept. Geology and Earth Sciences, Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, Alaska (PhD, 2006)
  • Dr. Andreas Mulch,  Professor of Geology (Goethe University Frankfurt); Vice general Director of Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung and Director of the Senckenberg Research Insitute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Postdoc, 2005-06)
  • Dr. Travis Horton, Associate Professor, Dept. Geological Sciences, University Canterbury, Canterbury, New Zealand (PhD, 2004)