Field paleontologist and paleontological monitor with good working knowledge of mineralogy, petrology, stratigraphy and sedimentology. Rudimentarily versed in most geological disciplines but have been working mostly in the California Tertiary for the last 15 years. I seek more challenging work experience in hard rock petrology.
Foundation soil compaction testing and engineering under numerous buildings in the Research Triangle Park area using both nuclear densiometer and sandcone apparatus. Lab work including proctors and gradation analyses.
Concrete Technician testing slump and entrained air content on fresh concrete. Formed and broke concrete compressive strength cylinders.
Geological Sciences Clarified lithostratigraphic
boundary between Clarno Formation, John Day Formation, and the Columbia River Basalt Group
in the vicinity of Fossil, in Wheeler County, Oregon.
Petrography and mapping of a 4 square mile area of igneous and metamorphic terranes in the vicinity of Tioga Pass, Mono County, California.
Igneous and metamorphic petrology
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