Tag Archive: groundwater

geomicrobiology

Research Scientist, Geomicrobiology, Ted Flynn @TedFlynn: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Ted Flynn CURRENT TITLE: Research Scientist at the Computation Institute at the University of Chicago, with a joint appointment in the Biosciences Division at Argonne National Laboratory. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  I study geomicrobiology, a field that aims to understand…
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Hydrogeologist, Tiffany Jebson @arsenicrisk: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Tiffany Jebson CURRENT TITLE:  Master’s Student, Geologist in Training (GIT) AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Hydrogeology, Environmental Geology YEARS EXPERIENCE:  3 EDUCATION:  B.S. Geochemistry, Virginia Tech; M.S. Hydrogeology (current), Virginia Tech What’s your job like? I currently balance being a teaching…
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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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Drilling Rig

“Assessing Aquifers” by Sandie Will @RockHeadScience for @GeoDrilling International

Earlier this year, I was approached by GeoDrilling International to write an article for their magazine. Since their September issue focused primarily on coring, I prepared an article related to the work we do in water resources.  I have a…
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PhD Student, Water Resources, Jimmy O’Keeffe: A Day in the GeoLife Series @Jimmy_Okeeffe

NAME:  Jimmy O’Keeffe CURRENT TITLE:  PhD student at Imperial College London AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Water resources YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:  Almost 5 years in consultancies in the UK and Ireland; mainly on a variety of water resource and land contamination projects….
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Groundwater Resources Manager, Dr. Mike Jones @GroundwaterMike: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Mike Jones CURRENT TITLE:  Groundwater Resources Manager AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Hydrogeology, Groundwater Resource Development, Water Resource Management Planning for Public Water Supply YEARS EXPERIENCE:  26 EDUCATION: BSc Geology, MSc Sedimentology, PhD Geochemistry WEBSITE:  http://www.groundwateruk.org/ INTERVIEW: Waste Management, Higher…
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A Black Hawk and a Geologist: Geo Field Life

I didn’t think too much of the siren light, as I passed through the entrance gate my first day at a laser testing facility in central Florida.  To me, this didn’t seem like anything more than the typical contamination assessment…
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Gators, snakes and a pink suitcase: my first day as a field geologist

My very first experience as an employed field geologist was in June 1998.  I had graduated in August 1997 and wasn’t called by the engineering firm for eight months, so to say I was excited was a bit of an understatement….
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