Laura Clor

My research focuses upon understanding degassing in active volcanic systems, in particular using volcanic gases to monitor for incipient signs of unrest at active U.S. volcanoes.



- M.S. Earth & Planetary Sciences (2004), University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

- B.A. Geology (2001), The College of Wooster, Wooster, OH


Research and Field Experience:

- Physical Science Technician (2016-present), U.S. Geological Survey, Cascades Volcano Observatory, Vancouver, WA

- Geologist (2014-2016), U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA

- Research Scientist / Lab Manager (2011-2014), University of New Mexico, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Albuquerque, NM

- Physical Science Technician (2005-2011), U.S. Geological Survey, Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, Cascades Volcano Observatory (Vancouver, WA), and Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

- Physical Science Technician, seasonal (2004-2009), National Park Service, Yosemite National Park, CA