Research Group

CURRENT GRADUATE STUDENTS

Ryan Creitz  —  rcreitz@nmsu.edu   —   M.S. Student

PROJECT: Sedimentology and provenance from Eocene volcaniclastic strata of southern New Mexico

UNDERGRAD: Penn State University

OTHER INTERESTS: Camping, hiking, downhill skiing, scuba diving

Cody Stopka  —  cstopka@nmsu.edu   —   M.S. Student

PROJECT: Provenance and sediment dispersal trends from Upper Cretaceous nonmarine nonmarine strata in the Caballo Mountains and Carthage region of southern New Mexico

UNDERGRAD: University of Wyoming

OTHER INTERESTS: Rock climbing (sport and trad), hiking, camping

Mark Brown  —  mbrown3@nmsu.edu   —   M.S. Student

PROJECT: Stratigraphy and provenance of Meso-Neoproterozoic strata of the Keweenawan Supergroup in the Midcontinent Rift System, northern Michigan

UNDERGRAD: Michigan State University

OTHER INTERESTS: Hiking, college sports, exploring the Southwest with my wife and son (Amanda and Henry)

GRADUATE ALUMNI

Kraig Koroleski   —   M.S. Student   —  2014

PROJECT: Sedimentology, U-Pb detrital geochronology, and Hf isotopic analyses from Sil-Devonian stratigraphy of the Dillinger subterrane, Farewell terrane, Alaska

UNDERGRAD: Michigan State University CURRENT: Employed as a geologist with Echo Energy, LLC.

Jeremy Boothroyd   —   M.S. Student   —  2012

PROJECT: Mississippian-Pennsylvanian provenance trends from clastic strata of the Michigan Basin

UNDERGRAD: Michigan State University

CURRENT: Employed as a geologist with SandRidge Energy, Inc.

Matthew Malkowski   —   M.S. Student   —  2010

PROJECT: Sedimentology, U-Pb detrital geochronology, and Hf isotopic analyses from Miss-Permian stratigraphy of the Mystic subterrane, Farewell terrane, Alaska

UNDERGRAD: Michigan State University

CURRENT: Pursuing PhD at Stanford University

Jennifer Deloge   —   M.S. Student   —  2009

PROJECT: Sedimentology and stratigraphy of Upper Triassic carbonate and clastic strata of the Chulitna terrane, Alaska Range, south-central Alaska

UNDERGRAD: Grand Valley State University

CURRENT: Employed as a geologist with Shell

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

– Charles Neligh – Current
– Aiman Shahpurwala – Graduated in 2013
– Went on to work as a research assistant in hydrogeology lab at Michigan State Univ.
– Nicole Hart – Graduated in 2012
– Went on to pursue a graduate degree at UT-Austin; currently employed with Conoco-Philips
– Cody Macdonald – Graduated in 2012
– Went on pursue a graduate degree at Ohio Univ.; currently employed with Shell
– Kraig Koroleski – Graduated in 2012
– Went on pursue a graduate degree at New Mexico State Univ.; currently employed with Echo Energy
– Ben Johnson – Graduated in 2010
– Went on pursue graduate degrees at Michigan State Univ. and West Virginig Univ.
– Michael Ackerson – Graduated in 2008
– Went on pursue a graduate degree at UNC -Chapel Hill