Carlin Green


Carlin Green is a geologist at the Eastern Minerals and Environmental Resources Science Center. Carlin began his career at the USGS as a student while studying the mineralogy of iron resources in the Lake Superior region. He earned his Master’s degree in Earth Systems Science from George Mason University in 2017. Presently, his work focuses on the mineralogical characterization of critical element resources and mineral resource assessments.


  • M.S. Earth Systems Science, George Mason University, 2017
  • B.S. Geology, George Mason University, 2015

Professional Work Experience

  • 2018 - Present: Geologist, USGS, Reston VA
  • 2015 - 2017: Pathways Student, USGS, Reston VA