Michael Stearns

PhD Summer 2014
MS 2009- University of Utah

Specialization

Thesis/Dissertation

PhD Dissertation: Genesis and Evolution of the Pamir Plateau: a Petrochronologic View

MS Thesis: Igneous Geochemistry and Structural Geology of Pluton Emplacement in the Sierra Nevada

 

Research Area(s)
Structural Geology, Tectonics, Geochemistry

 

Advisor(s)
Brad Hacker

Bio

Award(s)

George Tunell Memorial Fellowship, 2011/12

Lloyd and Mary Edwards Field Studies Fellowship, 2012/13

Preston Cloud Award, 2012/13

Alumni Graduate Award for Research Excellence, 2013/14

Courses

EARTH 102CL: Metamorphic Petrology Lab (Teaching Assistant), F10

EARTH 104B: Field Methods (Teaching Assistant), S11

EARTH 155L: Petrotectonics Lab (Teaching Assistant), W11