Matthew Connor Morriss, PhD



Ph.D. 2020. Department of Geosciences, University of Oregon, Eugene Oregon

Thesis: Upper Crustal Cooling, Exhumation, and fluvial erosion in Hells Canyon, North America's Deepest Gorge

Advisor: Dr. Eugene Humphreys


M.Sc. 2015. Department of Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, NC State University, Raleigh, NC

Thesis:Dynamic and Tectonic Landscapes in Eastern Oregon Reveal Neogene to Quaternary Rearrangement of Topography.

Advisor: Dr. Karl Wegmann


B.A. 2013. Geology Department, Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wa


Professional Experience:

April 2020-Present: 

Physical Scientist, Utah Water Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey


September 2019 - March 2020:

N.S.F. Sponsored Intern, Utah Geological Survey



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