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Miriam Jones, Ph.D.

I use a range of proxies (plant macrofossils, pollen, charcoal, stable isotopes) to interpret climate and landscape change over centennial to millennial timescales. Current topics include responses to abrupt permafrost thaw, sea-level rise, sea-ice retreat, and centennial-scale land-use change. 

Education and Certifications

  • Columbia University, PhD,  2008

  • Columbia University, MPhil, 2006

  • Columbia University, M. A.,  2005 

  • Barnard College, A.B., 2002, Magna Cum Laude

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