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Bryan Murray



Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae


2003    B.S., Geology-Paleobiology, University of California, Los Angeles
2007    M.S., Geology, University of California, Los Angeles
2012    Expected PhD, Geology, University of California, Santa Barbara

2005-2007       Teaching Assistant, UCLA Department of Earth and Space Sciences
2006                Senior Staff Geologist, Mission Geoscience, Inc. (Irvine, CA)
2004-2005       Staff Geologist, SECOR International, Inc. (Redlands, CA)
2003-2004       Peace Corps Volunteer, Jamaica
2000-2001       Park Ranger, Jalama Beach County Park, Santa Barbara County

2006    Masters research in northeastern Altiplano, central Andes, Bolivia (7 weeks)
2006    UCLA:  Graduate Field Geology course, Orocopia Mtns., Mecca Hills, and Whipple Mtns., CA (1 week)
2005    UCLA: Graduate Field Geology course, Arica Mtns., CA (1 week)
2002    UCLA:  Summer field course, Bristol Mtns., NV (6 weeks)
2002    UCLA:  Field Geology course, Orocopia Mtns., CA (2 weeks)
2001    UCLA:  Structural Geology course, White-Inyo Mtns., CA (1 week)
2001    UCLA:  Igneous Petrology course, Long Valley, CA (1 week)
2001    UCLA:  Geologic Map course, Rainbow Basin, CA (2 weeks)

Murray, B.P., Horton, B.K., Gillis, R.J., and Matos, R., 2006, Sedimentology and timing of initial basin development in the northern Altiplano recorded by the synorogenic Peñas and Aranjuez formations, central Andes, Bolivia:  Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 38, No. 7, Abstract No: 107579

2007    Doctoral Scholars Fellowship, University of California, Santa Barbara
2006    Jackson Award, Geological Society of America Research Grant
2002    Eugene B. Waggoner Scholarship, UCLA Earth & Space Sciences Department

2007                Volunteer Visions-Kenya, education volunteer
2006-present    Reef Check California, research diver
2006-present    TreePeople, tree-planting supervisor
2005-present    Ocean Defenders Alliance, diver



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