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Art Bookstrom, PhD

Art is a Scientist Emeritus at GMEG Science Center in Spokane, WA. Art's experience is in mining, minerals exploration, and research on the geology of mineral deposits. Work experience includes minerals exploration, geology of mineral deposits, and estimation of mineral resources.

Professional Experience

  • 2011-present, Emeritus Volunteer, GMEG Science Center, Spokane, WA

  • 1992-2011 Research Geologist

Education and Certifications

  • Ph.D. Geology, Stanford Univ., 1975 

  • M.S. Geology, Univ. Colorado,1964 

  • B.A., Geology, Dartmouth College, 1961

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • 1989-1992, USGS Saudi Arabian Mission 

  • 1983-1986, Noranda Exploration 

  • 1976-1983 Climax Molybdenum Co.

  • Currently working with Idaho Geological Survey

  • 1996 to 2004 US EPA

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government