Our Faculty

Our Faculty

Nurdan S. Duzgoren–Aydin

Professor, Ph.D., Memorial University of Newfoundland

Research & Teaching Interests: Urban Environmental Geochemistry, Medical Geology, Environmental Assessment and Monitoring, Pb-Isotope Provenance, Igneous Petrology, Weathering  & Applied Mineralogy, Geo-Science Education

Deborah Freile

Associate Professor, Ph.D., Boston University

Research & Teaching Interests: Carbonate Sedimentology/Ocean Acidification, Environmental Geology, Environmental Monitoring & Assessment, Marine Tropical Ecological Processes (calcareous algae)

Hun Bok Jung

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., City University of New York

Research & Teaching Interests: Environmental Geochemistry, Hydrogeology, Environmental Remediation, Geologic Carbon Sequestration, Hydraulic Fracturing, Biogeochemistry of Nutrients and Trace Metals Cycling, Nanogeoscience

William Montgomery

Professor, Ph.D., Western Michigan University

Research & Teaching Interests: Geographic Information Science (GIS), Global Positioning System (GPS), STEM Education Improvement, Factor of Safety / Slope Stability Analysis, Hydrogeology & Head Mapping, Structural Geology, Geophysics, Subsurface Geological & Geophysical Mapping

Martin Abend

Professor, Ph.D., Syracuse University

Research & Teaching Interests: Cultural Geography, Physical Geography