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palaeontologist

Palaeontologist, Dean Lomax @Palaeo7: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dean R. Lomax CURRENT TITLE:  Palaeontologist; Honorary Scientist at the University of Manchester (UK); Honorary Research Associate at Doncaster Museum (UK) AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Palaeontology, ichthyosaurs YEARS EXPERIENCE:   8 (unless you count my interest from childhood!) EDUCATION:  I took…
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Hadi El-Shourbagi, Demonstrator of Structural Geology, Minia University

Structural Geologist, Hadi El-Shourbagi @HadiElSh1: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Hadi El-Shourbagi CURRENT TITLE:  Demonstrator at the Geology Department, Faculty of Science, Minia University, Egypt AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Structural Geology, Geotectonics, Geological Applications of Remote Sensing, Field Geology and GIS. YEARS EXPERIENCE:  5 EDUCATION:  I am currently putting the…
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world fellow

Yale World Fellow, Alexander Verbeek @Alex_Verbeek: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Alexander Verbeek CURRENT TITLE: Strategic Policy Adviser Global Issues, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands; Recent Yale World Fellow, Yale University AREA OF EXPERTISE: Strategic policy on climate, water, food, energy and resources; human geography YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 20+ EDUCATION: MSc,…
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consulting hydrogeologist

Consulting Hydrogeologist @dbruehl shares his career on ‘A Day in the GeoLife’ series

NAME: dbruehl CURRENT TITLE:  Consulting Hydrogeologist AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Geology, hydrogeology, waste site remediation YEARS EXPERIENCE:  40+ EDUCATION:  Bachelor and Master’s Degrees in Geology from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.   Post graduate education from University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. WEBSITE:   http://www.geologicresources.com What’s…
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Myself (centre) and friends Victoria and Ruth on a field trip looking at volcanic processes in Santorini, Greece. Photo credit: Ruth Amey

PhD Student, Igneous Geochemistry, Rebecca Paisley @BeckyPaisley: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Rebecca Paisley CURRENT TITLE: PhD Student AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Igneous Geochemistry, Volcanic Degassing, Isotope Disequilibria YEARS EXPERIENCE:  4 EDUCATION:  PhD Student at McGill University, Canada since September 2014. MEarthSci in Earth Sciences (University of Oxford, United Kingdom). WEBSITE:  https://paisleyabroad.wordpress.com/ What’s your…
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mining

PhD Student, Gold/Copper Mining & Geo-Blogger Stephanie Sykora @stephsykora: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Stephanie Sykora CURRENT TITLE:  PhD student and geo-blogger AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Mineral exploration, ore deposits (gold and copper), structural geology, geological mapping, geotourism, blogging, travel, earth science education YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 1.5 years as a PhD research candidate at the…
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paleomagnetism

Postdoc Fellow, Paleomagnetism & Tectonics, Dr. Daniel Pastor-Galán @orocline: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Daniel Pastor-Galán CURRENT TITLE:  Postdoctoral Fellow at Paleomagnetic Laboratory “Fort Hoofddijk”, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Tectonics. I try to combine the maximum number of tools including structural geology, isotope geology, thermochronology, paleomagnetism, modeling, geochemistry,…
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Photograph taken again at the Aguille du Midi summit in Chamonix, France. Background shows the Matterhorn peak in Switzerland as well as Monte Rosa.  Copyright 2014 Marc Matterson

PhD Student, Glacial Hydrology, Marc Matterson @MarcMatterson: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Marc Matterson CURRENT TITLE:  PhD student and lecturer at the University of Salford, England AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Glacial hydrology, sedimentology, modelling and climatology YEARS EXPERIENCE:  3 years (BSc Geography) EDUCATION:  First class honours BSc Geography whilst also obtaining the…
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