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Dr Majie Fan

[Dr Majie Fan]

Associate Professor, Earth and Environmental Science
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Education

Education

    • 2009 PhD in Geology
      University of Arizona, 2009
    • 2005 MS in Geology
      University of Arizona, 2005
    • 2003 MS in Geology
      Lanzhou University, 2003
    • 2000 BS in Geology
      Lanzhou University, 2000

Memberships

    • 2011 to Present American Association of Petroleum Geologists
    • 2011 to Present American Geophysical Union
    • 2011 to Present Geologic Society of America

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2015 CAREER AWARD sponsored by NSF

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Sept 2019 to Aug 2021 Rise of the Sierra Madre Occidental, Mexico, and its impact on the North American Monsoon sponsored by  -  $35239
      Majie Fan (Funded)
    • June 2015 to May 2021 CAREER: Middle and Late Cenozic Surface Uplift and Climate Change Along the Strike of the Rocky Mountains: Refining the Evolution of an Intracontinental Mountain Belt sponsored by  -  $485627
      Majie Fan (Funded)
    • Jan 2018 to Dec 2018 dating Permian volcanic ash in the Midland Basin sponsored by  -  $0
      Majie Fan (Funded)
    • Sept 2014 to Aug 2018 Influence of mantle processes on forming petroleum-bearing basins in the central Rocky Mountains sponsored by  -  $110000
      Majie Fan (Funded)
    • June 2013 to Aug 2014 Evaluate Two Tectonic Models Forming the High Rocky Mountains by Paleoelevation Reconstruction sponsored by  -  $10000
      Majie Fan (Funded)
    • June 2011 to May 2014 Reconstructing the Late Cenozoic History of Surface Uplift and Climate sponsored by  -  $223530
      Majie Fan (Funded)

Publications


      2020
      • Journal Article
        Emergence of a Mid-Cenozoic North American Loess Plateau
        [Fan, Majie , Feng, Ran, Geissman, JohnW., Poulsen, ChristopherJ.]. Geology.
      • Journal Article
        Sedimentological and detrital zircon provenance evidence for an early Permian longitudinal river flowing into the Midland Basin of west Texas
        [Wait, Lowell, Fan, Majie, Collins, Dylan, Gehrels, GeorgeG., Stern, Robert, ]. International Geology Review.

      2019
      • Journal Article
        Cenozoic drainage evolution of the Rio Grande paleoriver recorded in detrital zircons in south Texas
        [Fan, Majie, Brown, Elizabeth, Li, Lin]. International Geology Review. 9, 626-636.
      • Journal Article
        Jurassic sedimentation in the south–central Qiangtang terrane reveals successive terrane collisions in central Tibet
        [Li, Lin, Garizone, Carmala, Fan, MajieN, Li, Xiaowei, Li, Xiangzhong, , ]. Geosphere. 15, 433-449.
      • Journal Article
        Reply: Late Paleozoic Subsidence and Burial Hisotry of the Fort Worth Basin
        [Alsalem, Ohood, Fan, Majie, Xie, Xiangyang]. AAPG Bulletin.(103), 1014-1015.
      • Journal Article
        Stable isotope record of middle Eocene summer monsoon and its instability in eastern China
        []. Global and Planetary Change. 175, 103-112.

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Carbonate stable and clumped isotopic evidence for late Eocene moderate to high elevation of the east-central Tibetan Plateau and its geodynamic implications
        [Li, Lin, Fan, Majie, Davila, Nathaniel, Jesmok, Greg, Mitsunaga, Bryce, Tripati, Aradhna, Orme, Devon]. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 131, 831-844.
      • Journal Article
        Cenozoic sediment provenance in the northern Great Plains corresponds to four episodes of tectonic and magmatic events in the central North American Cordillera
        [Li, Lin, Fan, Majie]. Tectonics. 37, 4018-4036.
      • Journal Article
        Depositional environment, sediment provenance and oxygen isotope paleoaltimetry of the early Paleogene greater Green River Basin, southwestern Wyoming
        [Gao, Min, Fan, Majie]. American journal of Science. 318, 1018-1055.
      • Journal Article
        Detrital Zircon Provenance Record of Middle Cenozoic Landscape Evolution in the Southern Rockies, USA
        [Zhu, Lu, Fan, Majie]. Sedimentary Geology. 378, 1-12.
      • Journal Article
        Paleozoic sediment dispersal before and during the collision between Laurentia and Gondwana in the Fort Worth Basin, USA
        [Alsalem, OhoodB., Fan, Majie, Zamora, Juan, Xie, Xiangyang, Griffin, WilliamR.]. Geosphere. 14(1), 325-342. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/GES01480.1
      • Journal Article
        Petrography and stable isotope geochemistry of Oligocene-Miocene continental carbonates in south Texas: Implications for paleoclimate and paleoenvironment near sea-level
        [Godfrey, Conan, Fan, Majie, Jesmok, Greg, Upadhyay, Deepshikha, Tripati, Aradhna]. Sedimentary Geology. 367, 69-83. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2018.02.006
      • Journal Article
        Spatiotemporal distribution of river water stable isotope compositions and variability of lapse rate in the central Rocky Mountains: controlling factors and implications for paleoelevation reconstruction
        [Zhu, Lu, Fan, Majie, Hough, Brian, Li, Lin]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 496, 215-226.

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Late Paleozoic subsidence and burial history of the Fort Worth basin
        [Alsalem, OhoodB., Fan, Majie, Xie, Xiangyang]. AAPG Bulletin. 101(11), 1813-1833. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/01251716016
      • Journal Article
        Middle Eocene paleohydrology of the Dongying Depression in eastern China from sedimentological and geochemical signatures of lacustrine mudstone
        [Ma, Yiquan, Fan, Majie, Lu, Yongchao, Liu, Huimin, Hao, Yunqing, Xie, Zhonghuai, Peng, Li, Du, Xuebin, Hu, Haiyan]. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 479, 16-33. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2017.04.011
      • Journal Article
        Optically stimulated luminescence dating of Holocene palaeoflood deposits in the middle reach of the Yongding River, China
        [Zhao, Xiaohong, Wang, Junping, Wei, Mingjian, Lai, Zhongping, Fan, Majie, Zhao, Junxiang, Pan, Baolin, Zhao, Yanhong, Li, Xiaopeng, Zhao, Qiuyue]. QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL. 453, 37-47. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2017.02.013
      • Journal Article
        Prolonged high relief in the northern Cordilleran orogenic front during middle and late Eocene extension based on stable isotope paleoaltimetry
        [Fan, Majie, Constenius, KurtN., Dettman, DavidL.]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 457, 376-384. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2016.10.038
      • Journal Article
        Terrestrial cooling and changes in hydroclimate in continental interior of USA across the Eocene-Oligocene boundary
        [Fan, Majie, Ayyash, SaraA., Tripati, AradhnaE, Passey, BenjamineH, Griffin, ElizabethM.]. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 130, 1073-1084.

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Climate-driven paleolimnological change controls lacustrine mudstone depositional process and organic matter accumulation: Constraints from lithofacies and geochemical studies in the Zhanhua Depression, eastern China
        [Ma, Yiquan, Fan, Majie, Lu, Yongchao, Liu, Huimin, Hao, Yunqing, Xie, Zhonghuai, Liu, Zhanhong, Peng, Li, Du, Xuebin, Hu, Haiyan]. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COAL GEOLOGY. 167, 103-118. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2016.09.014
      • Journal Article
        Geochemistry and sedimentology of the Lower Silurian Longmaxi mudstone in southwestern China: Implications for depositional controls on organic matter accumulation
        [Ma, Yiquan, Fan, Majie, Lu, Yongchao, Guo, Xusheng, Hu, Haiyan, Chen, Lei, Wang, Chao, Liu, Xiaochen]. MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY. 75, 291-309. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2016.04.024
      • Journal Article
        Middle Cenozoic diachronous shift to eolian deposition in the central Rocky Mountains: Timing, provenance, and significance for paleoclimate, tectonics, and paleogeography
        [Rowley, Jillian, Fan, Majie]. Geosphere. 12(6), 1795-1812. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/GES01218.1
      • Journal Article
        Southwestward weakening of Wyoming lithosphere during the Laramide orogeny
        [Gao, Min, Fan, Majie, Moucha, Robert]. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 121(8), 6219-6234. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013130

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Hydrogen isotope measurement of bird feather keratin, one laboratory's response to evolving methodologies
        [Fan, Majie, Dettman, DavidL.]. Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies. 51(2), 214-230. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10256016.2015.969256
      • Journal Article
        PROVENANCE AND CHRONOLOGY OF LATE PALEOGENE FLUVIAL SEDIMENTARY ROCKS IN THE CENTRAL ROCKY MOUNTAINS, USA
        [Fan, Majie, Mankin, Alex, Chamberlain, Kevin]. JOURNAL OF SEDIMENTARY RESEARCH. 85(11), 1416-1430. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2110/jsr.2015.87

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Calibration of the clumped isotope geothermometer in soil carbonate in Wyoming and Nebraska, USA: Implications for paleoelevation and paleoclimate reconstruction
        [Hough, BrianG., Fan, Majie, Passey, BenjaminH.]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 391, 110-120. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.01.008
      • Journal Article
        Late Cretaceous-early Eocene Laramide uplift, exhumation, and basin subsidence in Wyoming: Crustal responses to flat slab subduction
        [Fan, Majie, Carrapa, Barbara]. Tectonics. 33(4), 509-529. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2012TC003221
      • Journal Article
        Middle Cenozoic uplift and concomitant drying in the central Rocky Mountains and adjacent Great Plains
        [Fan, Majie, Heller, Paul, Allen, SarahD., Hough, BrianG.]. Geology. 42(6), 547-550. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G35444.1
      • Journal Article
        Middle to late Cenozoic cooling and high topography in the central Rocky Mountains: Constraints from clumped isotope geochemistry
        [Fan, Majie, Hough, BrianG., Passey, BenjaminH.]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 408, 35-47. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.09.050
      • Journal Article
        The influence of reservoir stratigraphic heterogeneity on CO2 sequestration capacity of depleted hydrocarbon reservoirs: a case study of the Lower Cretaceous Muddy Sandstone in the Powder River Basin, NE Wyoming
        [Fan, Majie]. 49, 167-190. "Rocky Mountain Geology".

      2013
      • Journal Article
        Terrestrial paleoenvironmental reconstructions indicate transient peak warming during the early Eocene climatic optimum
        [Hyland, Ethan, Sheldon, NathanD., Fan, Majie]. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 125(7-8), 1338-1348. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B30761.1

      2011
      • Journal Article
        Widespread basement erosion during the late Paleocene-early Eocene in the Laramide Rocky Mountains inferred from Sr-87/Sr-86 ratios of freshwater bivalve fossils
        [Fan, Majie, Quade, Jay, Dettman, David, DeCelles, PeterG.]. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 123(9-10), 2069-2082. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B30219.1

      2009
      • Journal Article
        Late Paleocene high Laramide ranges in northeast Wyoming: Oxygen isotope study of ancient river water
        [Fan, Majie, Dettman, DavidL.]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 286(1-2), 110-121. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2009.06.024

      2008
      • Journal Article
        Grain-size records of Cenozoic lacustrine sediments from Linxia Basin
        [Xu, X, Fang, X, Song, C, Fan, Majie, Shen, J]. 1, 65-75. "Journal of Lake Sciences".

      2007
      • Journal Article
        Climatic variation in the Linxia basin, NE Tibetan Plateau, from 13.1 to 4.3 Ma: The stable isotope record
        [Fan, Majie, Dettman, DavidL., Song, Chunhui, Fang, Xiaomin, Garzione, CarmalaN.]. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 247(3-4), 313-328. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2006.11.001
      • Journal Article
        High and dry in central Tibet during the Late Oligocene
        [DeCelles, PeterG., Quade, Jay, Kapp, Paul, Fan, Majie, Dettman, DavidL., Ding, Lin]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 253(3-4), 389-401. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2006.11.001

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Intensification of the Asian winter monsoon after 7.4 Ma: Grain-size evidence from the Linxia basin, northeastern Tibetan Plateau, 13.1 Ma to 4.3 Ma
        [Fan, Majie, Song, Chunhui, Dettman, DavidL., Fang, Xiaomin, Xu, Xianhai]. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 248(1-2), 186-197. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2006.05.025

      2003
      • Journal Article
        Pliocene sedimentary environment of the Guide Basin on the northeast margin of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and its significance
        [Song, C, Fang, X, Li, J, Gao, J, Sun, D, Fan, Majie]. 23, 93-102. "Quaternary Sciences".
      • Journal Article
        Sedimentary environment analysis and the tectonic implications of the Linxia Basin in the northeast margin of the Tibetan Plateau
        [Fan, Majie, Song, C]. 3, 88-93. "Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Science)".

      2001
      • Journal Article
        Tectonic uplift and sedimentary evolution of the Jiuxi Basin in the northern margin of the Tibetan Plateau since 13 Ma BP
        [Song, Chunhui, Fang, Xiaomin, Li, Jijun, Gao, Junping, Zhao, Zhijun, Fan, Majie]. Science in China Series D: Earth Sciences. 44(S1), 192-202. "Springer Nature". DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/bf02911987
        http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/bf02911987
      • Journal Article
        Cenozoic tectonic uplift and sedimentary evolution of the Guide Basin in the northeast margin of the Tibetan Plateau
        [Song, C, Fang, X, Gao, P, Sun, D, Fan, Majie]. 19, 498-506. "Acta Sedimentological Sinica".

      In Process
      • Manuscript
        Climate oscillations during the early Eocene Climatic Optimum documented by rock magnetic cyclostratigraphy of the lower (terrestrial) Eocene Wind River Formation, Wyoming, U.S.A
        [Jackson, JacksonD, Fan, Majie, Geissman, JohnW]. Revising to Resubmit.
      • Manuscript
        Paleocene paleoelevation and its implication for Laramide-style deformation in southwestern Montana
        [Li, Lin, Fan, Majie, Flores, Randy, Elliot, B, Tripati, A]. Tectonics. Submitted.

      2011
      • Other
        Sedimentology, detrital zircon geochronology, and stable isotope geochemistry of the lower Eocene strata in the Wind River Basin, central Wyoming (vol 123, pg 979, 2011)
        [Fan, Majie, DeCelles, PeterG., Gehrels, GeorgeE., Dettman, DavidL., Quade, Jay, Peyton, S.Lynn]. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 123(9-10), 2112-2112.

Presentations

    • September  2020
      Fan, Majie, "Emergence of a late Paleogene loess plateau in the western USA ". (September , 2020).
    • February  2020
      Fan, Majie, "Late Cretaceous-Eocene multistage uplift of the central Rockies", University of Texas Austin. (February , 2020).
    • January  2020
      Fan, Majie, "Paleozoic subsidence history and sediment dispersal pattern of the Fort Worth Basin". (January , 2020).
    • December  2019
      Fan, Majie, "Emergence of a late Paleogene loess plateau in the western USA Basin", University of Houston. (December , 2019).
    • November  2019
      Fan, Majie, "Emergence of a late Paleogene loess plateau in the western USA", University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. (November , 2019).
    • October  2019
      Fan, Majie, "Emergence of a late Paleogene loess plateau in the western USA", Texas A&M University. (October , 2019).
    • September  2019
      Fan, Majie, "Emergence of a late Paleogene loess plateau in the western USA". (September , 2019).
    • September  2018
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary record of Eocene-Oligocene elevation and hydroclimate in the central Rocky Mountains", University of Texas at Arlington. (September , 2018).
    • April  2018
      Fan, Majie, "Ouachita orogeny recorded in basin subsidence history and sediment dispersal pattern in east Texas", Indiana University . (April , 2018).
    • January  2018
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary record of Eocene-Oligocene elevation and hydroclimate in the central Rocky Mountains", Indiana University. (January , 2018).
    • November  2017
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary record of Eocene-Oligocene elevation and hydroclimate in the central Rocky Mountains". (November , 2017).
    • February  2017
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary record of Eocene-Oligocene elevation and hydroclimate in the Cordilleran orogen", Louisiana State University . (February , 2017).
    • February  2017
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary record of Eocene-Oligocene elevation and hydroclimate in the Cordilleran orogen", Pennsylvanian State University. (February , 2017).
    • June  2016
      Fan, Majie, "Stable and clumped isotope record of surface uplift and climate changes in the central Rocky Mountains", China University of Geosciences at Wuhan. (June , 2016).
    • February  2016
      Fan, Majie, "The Chinese Loess Plateau: its people, culture, and geology", Texas Geologic Society. (February , 2016).
    • September  2015
      Fan, Majie, "Stable and clumped isotope record of surface uplift and climate changes in the central Rocky Mountains", University of Houston. (September , 2015).
    • February  2015
      Fan, Majie, "Paleozoic evolution of the Forth Worth Basin in north-central Texas: constraints from basin subsidence and sediment provenance ", University of Tulsa. (February , 2015).
    • February  2015
      Fan, Majie, "Stable and clumped isotope record of surface uplift and climate changes in the central Rocky Mountains", Texas A&M University. (February , 2015).
    • November  2014
      Fan, Majie, "Stable and clumped isotope record of surface uplift and climate changes in the central Rocky Mountains", Southern Methodist University. (November , 2014).
    • November  2014
      Fan, Majie, "Stable and clumped isotope record of surface uplift and climate changes in the central Rocky Mountains", University of Northern Texas. (November , 2014).
    • July  2013
      Fan, Majie, "How did the high central Rockies Form? A tale of multi-stage uplift from sedimentary record", Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Science, China. (July , 2013).
    • July  2013
      Fan, Majie, "How did the high central Rockies Form? A tale of multi-stage uplift from sedimentary record", Lanzhou University, China. (July , 2013).
    • November  2012
      Fan, Majie, "How did the high central Rockies Form? A tale of multi-stage uplift from sedimentary record", University of Oklahoma. (November , 2012).
    • January  2012
      Fan, Majie, "How did the high central Rockies Form? A tale of multi-stage uplift from sedimentary record", University of Texas at Dallas. (January , 2012).
    • March  2011
      Fan, Majie, "Multiple stages of Laramide uplift: constraints from sediment provenance, paleoaltimetry, and well-log data", University of Texas at Arlington. (March , 2011).
    • March  2011
      Fan, Majie, "Stable isotope records of Cenozoic topography and climate in the Laramide Rocky Mountains", Northern Illinois University. (March , 2011).
    • February  2011
      Fan, Majie, "New research perspectives of sedimentary record in Laramide Rocky Mountains", University of Alabama. (February , 2011).
    • October  2010
      Fan, Majie, "New research perspectives of sedimentary record in Laramide Rocky Mountains", Georgia State University. (October , 2010).
    • April  2010
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary Record of Laramide Tectonics", Missouri University of Science and Technology. (April , 2010).
    • March  2010
      Fan, Majie, "Sedimentary Record of Laramide Tectonics", University of Kentucky. (March , 2010).

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Lu Zhu, (Earth and Environmental Science)
    • Present
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jordan Foote, (Earth and Environmental Science)
    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Hepeng Tian, (Earth and Environmental Science)
    • May 2020
      Undergraduate Capstone/Senior Project
      Filip kasprowicz,
    • Dec 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Co-Chair
      Trevor Jackson,
    • 2019
      Other

      High-school student research
    • 2019
      Dissertation Committee Member
    • 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
    • Aug 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Lu Zhu, (Earth and Environmental Science)
    • May 2019
      Undergraduate Capstone/Senior Project
      Rachel Phillips,
    • May 2019
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Ohood Alsalem,
    • June 2018
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Lin Li,
    • May 2018
      Undergraduate Capstone/Senior Project
      Benjamin Deans,
    • 2017
      Undergraduate Supervised Research
    • July 2017
      Dissertation Committee Co-Chair
      Yiquan Ma, Visiting PhD student from China University of Geosciences (Wuhan)
    • May 2017
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Conan Godfrey, (Earth and Environmental Science)
    • May 2017
      Dissertation Committee Chair
      Min Gao,
    • Dec 2016
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Jenna West,
    • May 2016
      Undergraduate Honors Thesis
      Elizabeth Brown,
    • Dec 2015
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Sara Ayyash,
    • Dec 2014
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Juan Zamora,
    • Aug 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Ohood Alsalem,
    • May 2014
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Alex Mankin,
    • Dec 2013
      Master's Thesis Committee Chair
      Jillian Rowley,
    • Feb 2013
      Postdoctoral Research Supervision
      Brian Hough,

Courses

      • EVSE 6699-018 DISSERTATION
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        (Course Id: 108126)
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      • EVSE 6699-018 DISSERTATION
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      • EVSE 6699-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 108917)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • EVSE 6999-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 108919)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 4350-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 108151)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 5332-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 111368 | Xlist Coursepre: ggeol 4350)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • EVSE 6699-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 108917)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • EVSE 6997-018 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 4189-001 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108124)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 3442-001 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 3442-011 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 3442-012 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 3442-013 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • EVSE 6100-001 SEMINAR ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108911)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 5199-001 TECHNICAL SESSIONS
        (Course Id: 108185)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GEOL 4346-001 BASIN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108147 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 5371)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 5371-001 BASIN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108254)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • EVSE 6999-018 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 108919)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5335-001 ISOTOPES AND TECTONICS
        (Course Id: 111886 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 4305)
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      • EVSE 6997-018 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • EVSE 6297-018 RSRCH ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108913)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • EVSE 6100-001 SEMINAR ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108911)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5199-001 TECHNICAL SESSIONS
        (Course Id: 108185)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 4393-010 HONORS THESIS/SENIOR PROJECT
        (Course Id: 108162)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • EVSE 6997-018 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GEOL 4346-001 BASIN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108147 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 5371)
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        (Course Id: 108254)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • EVSE 6997-018 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 4350-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 108151)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5332-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 111368)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2015
      • EVSE 6997-018 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 4289-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108126)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 3442-001 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 3442-011 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 3442-012 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 3442-013 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • GEOL 5371-001 BASIN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108254)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • EVSE 6997-040 RESEARCH ENVR & EARTH SCI
        (Course Id: 108918)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 4189-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108124)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 4289-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108126)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 5398-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108265)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • EVSE 6397-040 RSRCH IN ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108914)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 3442-001 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 3442-011 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 3442-012 SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • GEOL 5181-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108181)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • EVSE 6397-010 RSRCH IN ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108914)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 5370-001 SEDIMENTARY SYS
        (Course Id: 108253)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 4350-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 108151)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 5332-001 STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
        (Course Id: 111368 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 4350)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • EVSE 6397-040 RSRCH IN ENVR & EARTH SCIENCES
        (Course Id: 108914)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 3442-001 STRAT & SED PETROL/PETROG
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 3442-011 STRAT & SED PETROL/PETROG
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 3442-012 STRAT & SED PETROL/PETROG
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 5698-010 THESIS
        (Course Id: 108271)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • GEOL 4346-001 BASIN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 108147)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • GEOL 5371-001 PETRO GEOCHEM & BASIN MODELING
        (Course Id: 108254 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 4346)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • GEOL 5381-010 RESEARCH IN GEOLOGY
        (Course Id: 108263)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • GEOL 5370-001 SEDIMENTARY SYS
        (Course Id: 108253)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • GEOL 3442-001 STRAT & SED PETROL/PETROG
        (Course Id: 108117)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • GEOL 4307-001 SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 111223)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • GEOL 5369-001 SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 111253 | Xlist Coursepre: GEOL 4307)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011

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      COS award committee
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      Fall course planning committee for COVID
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      CAREER proposal discussion panel
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    • May 2019 to  Present
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      2020 GSA south-central meeting
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      many journals
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      NSF, ACS-PRF
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      Session Chair
      GSA National Meeting
    • 2016 to  2017
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      Scientific committee of Climate and Biotic Events of the Paleocene (CBEP)
    • 2015 to  2015
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      AAPG annual meeting
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      AGU meeting

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Service to the Community

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      GEOCAMP
    • 2018 to  2018
      Guest Speaker
      Arlington Classic Academy
      guest speaker to Kindergarten students
    • 2014 to  2017
      Volunteer judge
      Fort Worth Regional Science and Engineering Fair