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Name & Position Brief Research Interests
Allan, Andrea
Instructor

Phone: 541-737-3427

andrea.allan@oregonstate.edu

Large-scale atmospheric circulation and dynamics, present and future climatology, and global and regional climate modeling and statistical analysis

Barnes, Jeffrey
Professor

Phone: 541-737-5685

jeff.barnes@oregonstate.edu

Large-scale atmospheric dynamics and planetary atmospheres, planetary exploration

Barth, Jack
Executive Director of the Marine Studies Initiative (MSI) and Professor

Phone: 541-737-1607

jack.barth@oregonstate.edu

Coastal ocean dynamics, coastal marine ecosystems, hypoxia, inner continental shelf dynamics

Baumberger, Tamara
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)


baumbert@oregonstate.edu
Becker, Lorene Yokoyama (Laurie)
Senior Instructor I

Phone: 541-737-6993

Lorene.Yokoyama_Becker@geo.oregonstate.edu

Conservation GIS Decision Support Systems

Becker, Laurence (Larry)
Professor / Director of Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Program

Phone: 541-737-9504

beckerla@geo.oregonstate.edu

Rural livelihoods, food security, and agricultural policy in the global South, with a focus on Africa

Bernard, Kim
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-9337

kim.bernard@oregonstate.edu

Polar zooplankton ecology

Bloomer, Sherman
AVP Budget & Resource Planning

Phone: 541-737-3877

sherman.bloomer@oregonstate.edu
Boiteau, Rene
Assistant Profesor

Phone: 541-737-7750

rene.boiteau@oregonstate.edu

Organic biogeochemistry, mass, spectrometry, trace metal cycling

Brook, Ed
Distinguished Professor of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Phone: 541-737-8197

brooke@geo.oregonstate.edu

Paleoclimatology, geochemistry, ice core trace gas records, cosmogenic isotopes, extraterrestrial dust

Buizert, Christo
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-1572

buizertc@science.oregonstate.edu

Paleoclimate, ice cores, abrupt climate change, firn processes

Campana, Michael
Professor

Phone: 541-602-4085

aquadoc@oregonstate.edu

Water resources management; water resources in developing regions

Ciannelli, Lorenzo
Professor

Phone: 541-737-3142

lorenzo.ciannelli@oregonstate.edu

Fisheries oceanography, spatial ecology, fish early life stages, statistical analysis of catch and survey data

Clark, Peter
Distinguished Professor of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Phone: 541-737-1247

clarkp@geo.oregonstate.edu

Dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets, sea level change, paleoclimatology, abrupt climate change

Colwell, Frederick (Rick)
Professor

Phone: 541-737-5220

rick.colwell@oregonstate.edu

Microbial ecology, subsurface microbiology, geomicrobiology

Conway, Flaxen
MRM Director; Professor

Phone: 541-737-1339

flaxen.conway@oregonstate.edu

Natural resource policy and management

Cook, Steve
Senior Instructor II


cooks@geo.oregonstate.edu

Sustainability issues, public land management, wildfire *Not advising students

Corcoran, Patrick
Associate Professor, Extension

Phone: 503-325-8573

patrick.corcoran@oregonstate.edu
Cowen, Robert (Bob)
Director, Hatfield Marine Science Center

Phone: 541-867-0211

robert.cowen@oregonstate.edu
Creveling, Jessica (JC)
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-2112

jessica.creveling@oregonstate.edu

Geology, Earth history, sedimentology, stratigraphy, sea-level change

Crump, Byron
Professor

Phone: 541-737-4369

byron.crump@oregonstate.edu

Aquatic microbial ecology in marine, estuarine and freshwater ecosystems

de Silva, Lynette
Water Conflict Mgt. Director; Senior Instructor I

Phone: 541-737-7013

desilval@geo.oregonstate.edu

Water conflict management, integrated watershed management

de Silva, Shanaka
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1212

desilvas@geo.oregonstate.edu

Volcanology, Aeolian geomorphology, supervolcanism

de Szoeke, Simon
Professor

Phone: 541-737-8391

simon.deszoeke@oregonstate.edu

Atmosphere-ocean interaction, stratiform clouds, tropical meteorology

Dever, Edward
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2749

edward.dever@oregonstate.edu

Cross-shelf exchange processes, analysis and prediction of Lagrangian transport, air-sea interaction

Dilles, John
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1245

john.dilles@oregonstate.edu

Geology and geochemistry of mineral deposits, field geology

Durland, Theodore (Ted)
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-5058

ted.durland@oregonstate.edu

Geophysical fluid dynamics, oceanic equatorial waves, coastal Kelvin waves

Egbert, Gary
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2947

gary.egbert@oregonstate.edu

Geophysics, physical oceanography, electromagnetics, ocean tides, imaging of continental structure,

Emard, Kelsey
Instructor

Phone: 541-737-9696

emardk@oregonstate.edu

Land use and livelihood change, resource access, Latin America.

Fehrenbacher, Jennifer
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-6285

jennifer.fehrenbacher@oregonstate.edu

Trace element and stable isotope geochemistry, biomineralization, and marine biology

Fewings, Melanie
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-2270

melanie.fewings@oregonstate.edu

Observational coastal physical oceanography and meteorology

Fleishman, Erica
Director of the Oregon Climate Change Research Institute and Professor

Phone: 541-737-5694

erica.fleishman@oregonstate.edu

Biogeography, conservation, ecological responses to climate and land-use change

Fram, Jonathan
Associate Professor (Senior Research), OOI Endurance Array Project Manager

Phone: 541-737-0019

jonathan.fram@oregonstate.edu
Goldfinger, Chris
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2066

chris.goldfinger@oregonstate.edu

Marine geology, geophysics, paleoseismology, subduction earthquakes, accretion and erosion of active margins

Goni, Miguel
Professor

Phone: 541-737-0578

miguel.goni@oregonstate.edu

Cycling of natural organic matter in the earth's surface, mainly in aquatic environments

Gosnell, Hannah
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1222

gosnellh@geo.oregonstate.edu

Rural geography, natural resource management, water resource management, climate change adaptation, the U.S. West

Graham, David
Professor

Phone: 541-737-4140

david.graham@oregonstate.edu

Helium isotope and rare gas geochemistry, trace element chemistry of volcanic rocks from mid-ocean ridges

Haggerty, Roy
Dean of the College of Science and Professor

Phone: 541-737-3886

roy.haggerty@oregonstate.edu

Ground water-surface water interactions, flow and transport in surface and ground water, nutrient transport, modeling, hyporheic exchange, heat transport in streams

Hales, Burke
Professor

Phone: 541-737-8121

burke.hales@oregonstate.edu

Coastal ocean carbon cycles, ocean acidification, measurement and experimental manipulation technology

Haley, Brian
Associate Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-2649

brian.haley@oregonstate.edu

Plasma spectrometry

Haller, Merrick
Professor

Phone: 541-737-9141

merrick.haller@oregonstate.edu

Nearshore remote sensing, surface wave transformation, rip currents, sediment transport

Harris, Robert
Professor

Phone: 541-737-4370

robert.harris@oregonstate.edu

Marine heat and fluid flow, climate change inferred from borehole, temperature and rheology

Harte, Michael
Professor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Phone: 541-737-0452

michael.harte@oregonstate.edu

Marine geography, natural resource management and planning

Haxel, Joseph
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-867-0282

joe.haxel@oregonstate.edu
Hommel, Annie
Instructor

Phone: 541-737-1210

hommela@oregonstate.edu

Human-environment interaction, health disparities, critical policy analysis *Not advising students

Hommel, Demian
Senior Instructor I

Phone: 541-737-5070

hommeld@oregonstate.edu

Human dimensions of global change; environmental security and resource conflicts

Hutchings, Jennifer (Jenny)
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-4453

jennifer.hutchings@oregonstate.edu

Sea ice dynamics and mechanics

Jones, Julia
Professor and Program Head for Geography

Phone: 541-737-1224

jonesj@geo.oregonstate.edu

Land use, climate change and disturbance effects on hydrology, geomorphology, water quality, spatio-temporal statistics

Juranek, Lauren (Laurie)
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-2368

laurie.juranek@oregonstate.edu

Dissolved gases, isotope biogeochemistry, marine biological pump, and marine carbon cycle

Kavanaugh, Maria
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-8009

maria.kavanaugh@oregonstate.edu

Seascape ecology, remote sensing, global change

Keller, Randall (Randy)


Phone: 541-737-7648

kellerr@geo.oregonstate.edu

Marine geology, igneous geochemistry

Kennedy, Robert
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-6332

robert.kennedy@oregonstate.edu

Satellite remote sensing using time series imagery, pattern and processes of landscape change, "Landtrendr"

Kent, Adam
Professor and Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Faculty Advancement

Phone: 541-737-1205

adam.kent@oregonstate.edu

High temperature geochemistry, igneous petrology, In-situ elemental and isotopic analysis

Koppers, Anthony
Professor and Associate Dean for Research

Phone: 541-737-5425

anthony.koppers@oregonstate.edu

Isotope geochemistry of hotspot volcanism, plate tectonic theory, mantle geodynamics

Kosro, P. Michael
Professor

Phone: 541-737-3079

mike.kosro@oregonstate.edu

Coastal oceanography, shelf/deep-sea exchange processes, remote sensing, ocean acoustics, ocean circulation

Lancaster, Stephen
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-9258

lancasts@geo.oregonstate.edu

Fluvial geomorphology, hydrology

Lerczak, Jim
Professor

Phone: 541-737-6128

jim.lerczak@oregonstate.edu

Coastal physical oceanography

Letelier, Ricardo
Professor

Phone: 541-737-3890

ricardo.letelier@oregonstate.edu

Marine pelagic microorganisms, biogeochemical cycles, nitrogen fixation, photosynthesis, chlorophyll passive (solar-induced) fluorescence

Lyle, Mitchell
Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-3427

mitch.lyle@oregonstate.edu

Miocene equatorial Pacific paleoproductivity, ocean carbon cycling, geochemical tracers, seismic stratigraphy and pelagic sedimentation

Marinelli, Roberta
Dean and Professor

Phone: 541-737-5195

roberta.marinelli@oregonstate.edu

Ecology and biogeochemistry of the seafloor

Matano, Ricardo
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2212

ricardo.matano@oregonstate.edu

Large-scale ocean circulation, the dynamics of western boundary currents, ocean modeling, geophysical fluid dynamics. the circulation in the Southern Ocean

Matsumoto, Haruyoshi
Associate Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-867-0272

haru.matsumoto@oregonstate.edu
McKay, Jennifer
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-1203

jennifer.mckay@oregonstate.edu

Stable isotopes & trace metals in paleoceanography *Not advising students

Meigs, Andrew
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1214

meigsa@geo.oregonstate.edu

Active tectonics, tectonic geomorphology, structural geology

Mellinger, David
Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-867-0372

david.mellinger@oregonstate.edu
Milstein, Randall
Instructor and Astronomer-in-Residence for the Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium

Phone: 541-737-2414

randall.milstein@oregonstate.edu

Comparative planetology, astrogeology, impact cratering dynamics, planet modifying catastrophes and extinction events, the intersections of science and the arts

Mix, Alan
Distinguished Professor of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences

Phone: 541-737-5212

alan.mix@oregonstate.edu

Paleoceanography and paleoclimatology, micropaleontology, isotope geochemistry

Mote, Philip
ViceProvost-Dean Grad SchoolProfessor, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School

Phone: 541-737-1458

philip.mote@oregonstate.edu

Regional climate modeling, the influence of climate change on western US snowpack

Moum, James
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2553

jim.moum@oregonstate.edu

Turbulence dynamics; small-scale ocean physics; upper-ocean dynamics; equatorial oceanography; ocean mixing

Nabelek, John
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2757

john.nabelek@oregonstate.edu

Seismology, faulting processes, tectonics of mid-ocean ridges

Nash, Jonathan
Professor

Phone: 541-737-4573

jonathan.nash@oregonstate.edu

Physics of turbulence and ocean mixing

Nelson, Peder
Instructor / Senior Faculty Research Assistant II


peder.nelson@oregonstate.edu

Remote sensing, GIS, automated visualization and analysis tools

Nolin, Anne
Professor (Senior Research)


anolin@unr.edu

Mountain hydroclimatology

O'Neill, Larry
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-6396

larry.oneill@oregonstate.edu

Air-sea interactions, satellite meteorology and oceanography, atmospheric boundary layer and ocean mixed layer dynamics

Ozkan-Haller, Tuba
Professor, Associate Vice President for Research Administration & Development

Phone: 541-737-9170

tuba.ozkan-haller@oregonstate.edu

Near-shore circulation modeling, data assimilation in the near-shore region, time-series analysis techniques

Pearson, Brodie
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-3629

brodie.pearson@oregonstate.edu

Physics of mixing processes (i.e. turbulence) in the ocean

Pett-Ridge, Julie
Adjunct Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-1236

julie.pett-ridge@oregonstate.edu

Chemical weathering, soil formation, biogeochemical cycling

Pettit, Erin
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-0942

pettiter@oregonstate.edu

Glacier and ice sheet dynamics, ice/ocean interactions, ice rheology and deformation, ice-core climate history

Raleigh, Mark
Assistant Professor


raleigma@oregonstate.edu

Remote sensing, digital image processing, snow processes in mountain environments, hydroclimatology, cryosphere-climate interactions

Reimers, Clare
Distinguished Professor of Ocean Ecology and Biogeochemistry

Phone: 541-737-2426

clare.reimers@oregonstate.edu

Benthic biogeochemistry; chemical sensor development; redox conditions in natural waters and sediments, carbonate chemistry

Ruggiero, Peter
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1239

peter.ruggiero@oregonstate.edu

Coastal geomorphology, coastal hazards, nearshore processes

Rupp, David
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-0558

david.rupp@oregonstate.edu

Climate variability, anthropogenic influences on climate and hydrology, streamflow processes

Samelson, Roger
Professor

Phone: 541-737-4752

roger.samelson@oregonstate.edu

Fluid dynamics and thermodynamics of the ocean and atmosphere, coastal and arctic meteorology, nonlinear dynamics of geophysical fluids

Santelmann, Mary
Professor; Director, Water Resources Graduate Program

Phone: 541-737-1215

santelmm@geo.oregonstate.edu

Wetlands ecology, biogeography

Schmittner, Andreas
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2659

andreas.schmittner@oregonstate.edu

Climate change, ocean biogeochemical cycles, interactions in the climate system, paleoclimate, ocean circulation

Schultz, Adam
Professor

Phone: 541-737-9832

adam.schultz@oregonstate.edu

Geophysical imaging to study the structure and composition of Earth’s interior

Share, Pieter-Ewald
Assistant Professor


sharep@oregonstate.edu

Nature of structure and strain along major faults making up the southern California plate boundary

Shearman, Kipp
Professor

Phone: 541-737-1866

kipp.shearman@oregonstate.edu

Physical processes in coastal ocean, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs)

Shell, Karen
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-0980

karen.shell@oregonstate.edu

Climate dynamics, general circulation of the atmosphere, interactions between radiative transfer and the dynamics of the atmosphere and ocean, climate modeling

Shiel, Alyssa
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-5209

alyssa.shiel@oregonstate.edu

Geochemical tracer development, transport and fate of metals/metalloids

Shroyer, Emily
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-1298

emily.shroyer@oregonstate.edu

Small-scale ocean dynamics, such as turbulent mixing, internal gravity waves, and upper ocean processes

Siler, Nicholas
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-8633

nick.siler@oregonstate.edu

Mountain precipitation and hydrology, global hydrologic cycle, regional climate change and variability

Skyllingstad, Eric
Professor

Phone: 541-737-5697

eric.skyllingstad@oregonstate.edu

Upper ocean turbulence, mesoscale coastal internal waves, ocean-atmosphere coupling

Smyth, William
Professor

Phone: 541-737-3029

bill.smyth@oregonstate.edu

Turbulence in geophysical flows, thermohaline processes, nonlinear waves

Sousa, Frank
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)


francis.sousa@oregonstate.edu
Spinrad, Rick
Professor

Phone: 541-220-1915

rick.spinrad@oregonstate.edu
Spitz, Yvette
Professor

Phone: 541-737-3227

yvette.spitz@oregonstate.edu

The main pathways in marine ecosystems, coupled physical-biological models

Stanley, Ben
Instructor

Phone: 541-737-1210

stanlebe@oregonstate.edu
Stoner, Joseph
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2064

joe.stoner@oregonstate.edu

Sediment magnetism, stratigraphy, paleoclimatology

Sullivan, Pamela
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-3625

pamela.sullivan@oregonstate.edu

Ecohydrology; interactions of climate, vegetation and geology

Tepley, Frank
Professor, Geology Program Director

Phone: 541-737-9350

frank.tepley@oregonstate.edu

Igneous petrology, isotope geochemistry, electron probe microscopy

Thurber, Andrew
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-4500

andrew.thurber@oregonstate.edu

Microbe-metazoan Interactions, deep-sea and polar ecology, food web dynamics, deep-sea habitats, annelid ecology

Tilt, Jenna
Assistant Professor (Senior Research), Instructor

Phone: 541-737-1232

tiltj@oregonstate.edu

Land use, rural and regional resource evaluation

Torres, Marta
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2902

marta.torres@oregonstate.edu

Cold seepage, gas hydrate dynamics, geochemical tracers for fluid flow, transport mechanisms, analytical geochemistry of sediments, role of microbial communities in early diagenetic processes

Tréhu, Anne
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2655

anne.trehu@oregonstate.edu

Geodynamic processes along plate boundaries, gas hydrate dynamics

Tufillaro, Nick
Associate Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-740-6864

nick.tufillaro@oregonstate.edu

Ocean and fresh water remote sensing, dynamical analysis of physical and biogeochemical ocean processes, design of optic and electronic instrumentation for environmental monitoring

Van Den Hoek, Jamon
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-1229

jamon.vandenhoek@oregonstate.edu

Geospatial intelligence, remote sensing, spatial programming, digital image processing, conflict ecology, land use/land cover change

Walczak, Maureen (Mo)
Assistant Professor (Senior Research)

Phone: 541-737-3037

mo.walczak@oregonstate.edu

Paleoceanography, ocean circulation, ocean-glacier interactions

Waldbusser, George
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-8964

george.waldbusser@oregonstate.edu

Ocean acidification effects on bivalves, benthic ecology and sediment biogeochemistry, tidal flat ecology

Walker, Barry (BJ)
Instructor


walkerba@oregonstate.edu
Walsh, Kuuipo
GIScience Program Director / Instructor

Phone: 541-737-3795

kuuipo.walsh@oregonstate.edu

GIS, GIS programming, GIS ethics

Watson, James
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-2519

james.watson@oregonstate.edu

Complex adaptive systems, environmental science, social-ecological systems, quantitative analyses, seascape ecology, marine spatial planning, coastal vulnerability

Wettstein, Justin
Associate Professor

Phone: 541-737-5177

justin.wettstein@oregonstate.edu

Large-scale and long-term climate and atmospheric dynamics, climate variability and change, climate impacts and responses in natural and human-managed systems

Wheatcroft, Rob
Rohm Professor of Oceanographic Education and Program Head for Ocean Science and OEAS

Phone: 541-737-3891

rob.wheatcroft@oregonstate.edu

Land - ocean connectivity, sediment and carbon fluxes from small, mountainous rivers, stratigraphic fidelity, estuarine and continental margin sedimentation, carbon burial

Wilson, Greg
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-4915

greg.wilson@oregonstate.edu

Physics of the nearshore coastal ocean including waves, currents, and sediment transport.

Wolf, Aaron
Professor

Phone: 541-737-2722

wolfa@geo.oregonstate.edu

Transboundary water conflicts and conflict resolution

David Wrathall Wrathall, David
Assistant Professor

Phone: 541-737-8051

david.wrathall@oregonstate.edu

Climate hazards, climate change adaptation, social vulnerability, migration, and political ecology

Yalcin, Kaplan
Senior Instructor II and Assistant Dean of Instructional Programs

Phone: 541-737-1230

yalcink@geo.oregonstate.edu

Distance and online education, paleoclimatology

Yalcin, Rebecca
Instructor


yalcinr@oregonstate.edu