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Department of Mineral Sciences

Izalco Volcano
Benjamin Andrews

Benjamin Andrews

  • Geologist
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1818
Adam Blankenbicker

Adam Blankenbicker

Cathe Brown

Cathe Brown

  • Museum Specialist
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1788
Emma Bullock

Emma Bullock

Keal Byrne

Keal Byrne

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1797
Domnique Chaput

Domnique Chaput

Roy S. Clarke Jr

Roy S. Clarke Jr

  • Geochemist Emeritus
  • Division of Meteorites
  • 202-633-1789
Cari Corrigan

Cari Corrigan

Elizabeth Cottrell

Elizabeth Cottrell

  • Geologist (Director, Global Volcanism Program)
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1859
Fred Davis

Fred Davis

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1801
Russell Feather

Russell Feather

  • Museum Specialist (Collection Manager, Gems)
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1793
Richard S. Fiske

Richard S. Fiske

  • Geologist Emeritus
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1794
Timothy Gooding

Timothy Gooding

  • Museum Specialist
  • Division of Analytical Laboratories
  • 202-633-1838
Yulia Goreva

Yulia Goreva

Stephanie Grocke

Stephanie Grocke

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1837
Leslie Hale

Leslie Hale

  • Museum Specialist (Collection Manager, Rocks & Ores)
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1796
Carter Hearn

Carter Hearn

  • Contractor
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1856
Jennifer Jay

Jennifer Jay

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1837
Marion Le Voyer

Marion Le Voyer

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1817
Steve Lynton

Steve Lynton

  • Research Collaborator
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1853
Glenn J. MacPherson

Glenn J. MacPherson

Joseph Mack

Joseph Mack

  • Management Support Specialist
  • Division of Administration
  • 202-633-1821
Adam Mansur

Adam Mansur

Timothy McCoy

Timothy McCoy

  • Geologist (Curator-in-Charge, Meteorites)
  • Division of Meteorites
  • 202-633-2206
Phyllis McKenzie

Phyllis McKenzie

  • Management Support Assistant
  • Division of Administration
  • 202-633-1808
William G. Melson

William G. Melson

  • Senior Scientist Emeritus
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1809
Mattia Pistone

Mattia Pistone

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1799
Paul Pohwat

Paul Pohwat

  • Museum Specialist (Collection Manager, Minerals)
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1812
Christoph Popp

Christoph Popp

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1837
Jeffrey E. Post

Jeffrey E. Post

  • Geologist (Department Chair; Curator-in-Charge, Gems & Minerals)
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1814
Timothy Rose

Timothy Rose

  • Museum Specialist (Manager, Analytical Laboratories)
  • Division of Analytical Laboratories
  • 202-633-1398
Carla Rosenfeld

Carla Rosenfeld

Cara Santelli

Cara Santelli

Devin Schrader

Devin Schrader

Sally Kuhn Sennert

Sally Kuhn Sennert

  • Geologist (USGS)
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1805
Sorena S. Sorensen

Sorena S. Sorensen

  • Geologist (Curator-in-Charge, Rocks & Ores)
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology
  • 202-633-1820
Edward A. Venzke

Edward A. Venzke

  • Museum Specialist
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1822
Laura Waters

Laura Waters

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-3183
Christine Webb

Christine Webb

  • Contractor
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1813
Michael A. Wise

Michael A. Wise

  • Geologist
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1826
Richard Wunderman

Richard Wunderman

  • Museum Specialist
  • Division of Petrology & Volcanology and the Global Volcanism Program
  • 202-633-1827
Jing Zhang

Jing Zhang

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Division of Mineralogy
  • 202-633-1798

Associates and Affiliates

Jon Castro
Research Associate
Monash University, Australia

Eloise Gaïllou
Research Associate
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Kathryn Gardner-Vandy
Research Associate

Brent Grohcolski
Research Associate
Science Magazine/AAAS

Marianne Guffanti
Research Associate
US Geological Survey

John Haynes
Research Associate
James Madison University

Marina Ivanova
Research Associate
Vernadsky Institute, Russia

Elizabeth Johnson
Research Associate
James Madison University

Gari Mayberry
Research Associate
US Geological Survey

Bill Leeman
Research Associate
National Science Foundation

Sarah Penniston-Dorland
Research Associate
University of Maryland

Mariek Schmidt
Research Associate
Brock University

Lee Siebert
Research Associate
Smithsonain Institution

Michael Velbel
Research Associate
Michigan State University

Ed Vicenzi
Department Affiliate
Smithsonian Institution

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