Faculty Directory

Dr. Stacy Atchley
Professor & Chair of the Geosciences Department
Ph.D., University of Nebraska

Petroleum geology
Sequence stratigraphy

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Dr. Peter Allen
Professor
Ph.D., Southern Methodist University

Urban environmental geology
Engineering geology
Hydrology

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Dr. Kenny Befus
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Volcanology
Igneous petrology

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Dr. Vince Cronin
Professor
Ph.D., Texas A & M University

Structural geology
Neotectonics/paleoseismology
Plate kinematics
Engineering geology

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Dr. Steven Driese
Professor & Associate Dean for Research, Baylor Graduate School
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Paleopedology
Clastic sedimentology
Environmental sedimentology

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Dr. John Dunbar
Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas - Austin

Exploration geophysics
Basin analysis
Geodynamics

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Dr. Steve Dworkin
Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Sedimentary petrology
Low temperature geochemistry

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Dr. Steven L. Forman
Professor
Ph.D., University of Colorado - Boulder

Paleoclimatology
Quaternary geology and environments
Geochronology
Paleoseismology

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Dr. James Fulton
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Penn State University

Biogeochemistry
Organic Geochemistry
Geomicrobiology

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Dr. Don Greene
Professor
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Geographic Analysis

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Dr. William Hockaday
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Ohio State University

Organic Geochemistry
Biogeochemistry

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Dr. Peter B. James
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Planetary Geophysics

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Dr. Scott C. James
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of California at Irvine

Environmental Fluid Dynamics

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Dr. Lee Nordt
Professor, Dean- College of Arts & Sciences
Ph.D., Texas A & M University

Quaternary geology
Soils and paleosols
Paleoclimates

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Dr. Daniel Peppe
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director
Ph.D., Yale University

Paleobotany
Paleomagnetism
Paleoclimate

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Dr. Elizabeth Petsios
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Southern California

Paleontology
paleoecology
paleogenomics

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Dr. Jay Pulliam
W.M. Keck Foundation Professor of Geophysics
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Earthquake Seismology
Geophysics

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Dr. Joe Yelderman
Professor
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Hydrogeology
Wastewater research
Environmental geology

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Emeritus Faculty

Dr. Harold Beaver
Dr. Rena Bonem
Dr. Thomas Goforth
Dr. Don Parker

Department of Geosciences

Baylor Sciences Building, Room D.409

(254) 710-2361