Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Scott C Lundstrom, Ph.D.

Research Interests

Glaciation, geomorphology, and subglacial processes; Quaternary geomorphic responses to climate change investigated through geologic mapping in the Great Plains, Basin and Range Province, and Great Lakes regions; Quaternary geologic and geomorphic record of large river systems.


Professional Experience

  • 1996-present: Research Geologist, USGS

  • 1992-1996: Hydrologist, USGS

  • 1984-1991: Geologist, university teaching and research as graduate student, USGS contract work

  • 1978-1983: Geologist, mostly private sector, mineral exploration industry

Education and Certifications

  • 1992: Ph.D., Glaciology and Geology, University of Colorado

  • 1986: M.S., Quaternary Geology, Humboldt State University

  • 1978: B.A., Geology, Dartmouth College

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • American Geophysical Union, since 1985

  • Geological Society of America, since 1985

  • International Glaciological Society, since 1993

  • American Quaternary Association, since 1986

  • Colorado Scientific Society, since 1996

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government