University of California, Riverside

Department of Earth Sciences



Faculty & Staff


Staff & Faculty

Faculty

David D. Oglesby

Professor, Chair

Earthquake Processes

Robert J. Allen Assistant Professor

Climatology

Nicolas Barth Assistant Professor

Earthquake Processes, Neotectonics

Andrey Bekker Assistant Professor

Paleoclimatology

Elizabeth Cochran

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Earthquake Processes

James H. Dieterich

Distinguished Professor of Geology and Geophysics

Earthquake Processes

Larissa F. Dobrzhinetskaya

Adjunct Professor

Ultrahigh Pressure Mineralogy, Experimental Petrology

Mary Droser

Professor, Vice Chair

 Paleobiology

Wilfred A. Elders

Professor of Geology Emeritus/Research Geologist

Research Geology

Gareth Funning

Associate Professor, Undergraduate Advisor (Geophysics)

Earthquake Processes, Active Tectonics

Abhijit Ghosh

Assistant Professor 

Earthquake Processes, Seismology

Robert C. Graham

Professor

Soil Mineralogy, Pedology, Soil Geomorphology
Harry W. Green

Distinguished Professor of Geology and Geophysics

Earthquake Processes Ultra-High-Pressure Metamorphism

Nigel C. Hughes

Professor, Undergraduate Advisor (Geology)

Paleobiology

Katherine J . Kendrick

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Tectonic Geomorphology and Neotectonics

Tien-Chang Lee

Professor Emeritus

Geophysics
Hydrogeology

Gordon Love

Professor, Graduate Advisor

Biogeochemistry

Timothy Lyons

Distinguished Professor

Geochemistry

Michael A. McKibben

Associate Professor

Economic Geology and Geochemistry

Richard A. Minnich

Professor

Biogeography
Fire Ecology

Douglas M. Morton

Adjunct Professor

Regional Geology of Southern California

Michael A. Murphy

Professor Emeritus

Invertebrate Paleontology

Stephen K. Park

Professor Emeritus

Geophysics
Magnetotellurics

Peter M. Sadler

Professor

Quantitative Statigraphy

Thomas A. Scott

Adjunct Professor

Conservation Biology

Michael Woodburne

Professor Emeritus

Vertebrate Paleontology

Lecturers, Researchers and Specialists

Steve Bates

Junior Specialist

Geochemistry

Krassimir N. Bozhilov

Assistant Director of Central Facility for Advanced Microscopy and Microanalysis

Crystallography, Mineralogy, Electron Microscopy

Natascha Riedinger

Visiting Researcher

 Geochemistry

Museum Scientist

Marilyn Kooser

Stratigraphy

Post Docs

Keith Richards-Dinger

Earthquake Processes

Mahesh Mundakkara Kovilakam Climatology
Eduardo Huesca Perez Earthquake Processes
Christodoulos Kyriakopoulos Earthquake Processes

Staff

Laurie Graham

Department Technician

(951) 827-4871

Jennifer Reising

Director Support

(951) 827- 3182

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General Campus Information

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Riverside, CA 92521
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Earth Sciences Information

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Tel: (951) 827-3434
Fax: (951) 827-4324
E-mail: john.herring@ucr.edu

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