Joseph G Rosenbaum

Current Research: Late Pleistocene to Holocene paleoenvironmental records derived from lake sediments. Impacts of climate change on hydrologic systems and the land surface. Anthropogenic impacts on lacustrine systems, especially chemical and magnetic records of airborne pollution.



1968:B.S., Mathematics, Swarthmore College

1980:Ph.D., Geological Sciences, University of Colorado

Membership in Professional Societies:

  • American Geophysical Union
  • Geological Society of America
  • American Quaternary Association

Professional Experience: 

1974-1979 (intermittent):Geophysicist,

USGS1979-2017:Research Geophysicist,

USGS Project Chief, Western Lake/Catchment Systems