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Susan Karl

Sedimentology, stratigraphy, tectonics, geochemistry, and economic geology of southeast Alaska

Professional Experience

  • 1977-Present Research Geologist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, AK

  • 1976 Earth Science Associates, Palo Alto, CA

  • 1975 WGM mining, Brooks Range, AK

  • 1974 Rio Tinto mining, Wrangell Mts, AK

Education and Certifications

  • Ph.D. 1982 Stanford University

  • Classes 1975-1976 University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • B.A. 1973 Middlebury College

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Fellow: Geological Soc. America, Geological Assoc. Canada

  • Member: American Geophysical Union, American Assoc. Petrol. Geol.

  • President: Alaska Geological Society

Honors and Awards

  • UAF 1976

  • Shell grants 1978, 1980

  • GSA Harold Stearns best student proposal award 1978

  • USGS achievement 1979

  • Sigma XI grants1980, 1981

  • GSA grant 1981

  • UNESCO grant 1986

  • USGS star 1999

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