PostDoc Research Fellow, Snowpack Evolution Modeling, Wassim Mohamed BABA @MatarNissan: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Wassim Mohamed BABA
CURRENT TITLE: Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Mohammed VI Polytechnic University, Morocco).
AREA OF EXPERTISE: Snowpack evolution modeling, remote sensing, data assimilation, data analysis and geographic information system (GIS).

UPDATED! Research Associate, Volcanology, Lis Gallant @lisgallant: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Lis Gallant
CURRENT TITLE: Research Associate

salt tectonics

Post Doc, Structural Geology, Leonardo Muniz Pichel @haleokinetic: A Day in the GeoLife

NAME: Leonardo Muniz Pichel
CURRENT TITLE: Postdoctoral Research Fellow (University of Bergen)
AREA OF EXPERTISE: Structural Geology, Salt Tectonics, Basin Analysis, Rifting and Break-up, Seismic Interpretation, Structural Restoration and Modelling

Hydrology PhD Candidate, Tunde Olarinoye @tundeham: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Tunde Olarinoye
CURRENT TITLE: Scientific employee/PhD candidate;
Chair of hydrological modelling and water resources
University of Freiburg, Germany
AREA OF EXPERTISE: Hydrogeology, modelling, data analysis and management, GIS

PhD Student, Landslide Modeling, Badal Pokharel @GarnetBadal: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Badal Pokharel
CURRENT TITLE: Ph.D. Student, Landslide Hazard Assessment
AREA OF EXPERTISE: Landslide susceptibility modeling using remote sensing techniques and GIS

Senior Lecturer, Volcanology, Dr. Pete Rowley @OrbitalPete: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Pete Rowley
CURRENT TITLE: Senior Lecturer in Geology
Postgraduate Research Coordinator
AREA OF EXPERTISE: I’m broadly a volcanologist, but I dabble in sedimentology, rock physics, and a few other bits and pieces. My main interests are in using experimental techniques to try and understand how explosive volcanic processes like pyroclastic density currents behave.

Hydrogeologist, Anggita Agustin @impipsqueak: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Anggita Agustin CURRENT TITLE: Hydrogeologist AREA OF EXPERTISE: Environmental Hydrogeologist (Contaminated Site Management) YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 5 years EDUCATION: M.Sc WEBSITE: TWITTER NAME: impipsqueak What’s your job like? Challenging! First of all, it’s nice being outdoors and exploring. Ultimately, I love how groundwater works….
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Structural Geology Professor, Cara Burberry @DeformationRox: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Cara Burberry
CURRENT TITLE: Associate Professor
AREA OF EXPERTISE: Structural Geology


Assistant Professor, Hydrogeologist, Sarah Vitale @svitale_hydro: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Sarah Vitale CURRENT TITLE: Assistant Professor and Hydrogeologist AREA OF EXPERTISE: Hydrogeology YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 1 (post education) EDUCATION: PhD Geological Sciences, University of Connecticut, 2017; MS Oceanography, Texas A&M University, 2011; BS Geophysics, State University of New York at Fredonia, 2009 TWITTER: @svitale_hydro What’s…
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Hydrologist Samuel Mwangi @Hydr_Mwangi: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: Samuel Mwangi CURRENT TITLE: Hydrologist AREA OF EXPERTISE: Surface water resources; hydroinformatic modeler YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 1 EDUCATION: I hold a Bachelor of Science in Hydrology and Water Resources Management from South Eastern Kenya University (SEKU). I will soon be enrolling…
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PhD Candidate, Volcanology, James A. Farrell @breakmohrrocks: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME: James A. Farrell CURRENT TITLE: PhD candidate AREA OF EXPERTISE: Structural geology and physical volcanology EDUCATION:  I am currently a PhD candidate at Syracuse University studying structural geology and physical volcanology. Previously, I earned an MS at the University of…
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metal mining

Metal Mining Project, PhD Researcher, William D. Smith @ExplorePGE: GeoProject Series

NAME: William D. Smith BIO: I undertook BSc (Hons) Geology at the University of Portsmouth, where my dissertation involved mapping and deciphering a remote and complex geological region in southeastern Brazil as a partnership with the Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto. I…
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