Bob Cushman, Ph.D., Vice President for Academic Administration Professor of Paleobiology

EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Geology, 1994, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO
M.S. in Geology, 1983, Loma Linda University, Riverside, CA
B.S. in Biology, 1979, Walla Walla College, College Place, WA

INTERESTS

Reconstruction of ancient ecosystems; palynology, paleobiology, and ecology

CURRENT RESEARCH

Palynostratigraphy and paleoecology of the Eocene Green River Formation in Fossil Basin and the Greater Green River Basin, southwestern Wyoming

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists (Board of Directors 1998-2000, 2004-2007; President 2006)
  • National Association of Advisors of Health Professions
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists
  • National Association of Geology Teachers
  • National Association of Biology Teachers
  • Society for Sedimentary Geology
  • Geological Society of America

CLASSES TAUGHT

HONR 311 Science and the Arts
BIOL 450  Paleobiology

CONTACT INFORMATION
509-527-2431
bob.cushman@wallawalla.edu

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Last update on October 31, 2013