Honors and Awards


Walter Munk Award, The Oceanography Society, 2013.

Fellow, American Geophysical Union, elected 2012.

Distinguished Lecturer, NSF-GeoPRISMS program, 2011-2012.

President’s Award for Excellence in Research (and UW Presidential Speaker), University of Wyoming, 2010.

Ocean Drilling Program (JOI/USSAC) Distinguished Lecturer, 2001-2002.

Extraordinary Merit for Research Award, College of Arts and Sciences, UW, 2002, 2005.

University of Wyoming Excellence in Advising Award, 2003.

Fellow, Geological Society of America, 1998

Postdoctoral Scholar, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-89

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Direct Stipend, 1985-86

                         -for one year of research at the University of Karlsruhe, West Germany

Phi Beta Kappa, 1982

John White Fellowship, Penn State, 1982

                         -awarded to one graduating senior for graduate school.

Evan Pugh Scholar Award, Penn State, 1981 and 1982

                         -awarded to top 0.5% of junior and senior class.


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