Faculty & Staff Information

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For general questions, please call the main office at 509.359.2286.  Please be sure to leave your email, student ID, and a phone number for us to reach you and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

If you are looking to speak to a professor directly, please contact them via email or leave a voicemail on the mainline and we will send along with your info so they can get in contact with you.

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Department of Geosciences

129 Patterson Hall, Cheney, WA 99004

P: 509.359.2286
F: 509.359.4386
E: geosciences@ewu.edu

For information about our faculty and staff, see their profiles below or download the PDF.

Geoscience Faculty Research Interests

Meet Our Wonderful Faculty & Staff

If you are interested in starting your geoscience career or applied undergraduate research project, please contact one of us.

Brian G. Buchanan, PhD

Assistant Professor
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Isle Hall 107/PAT 129B

Erin Dorothea Dascher, PhD

Assistant Professor
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Isle Hall 113

Nigel Davies

Scientific Instructional Technician
Geology
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Sharen Keattch

Senior Lecturer
Geology
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PAT 129C

Lindsay MacKenzie, PhD

Assistant Professor
Geology
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SCI 119/PAT 129D

Carmen Nezat, PhD

Professor, Director of Environmental Science
Geology/Environmental Science
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PAT 129E

Richard Orndorff, PhD

Professor
Geology
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Chad Pritchard, PhD

Professor, Department Chair
Geology
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Lauren Stachowiak, PhD

Assistant Professor
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Jennifer Thomson, PhD

Professor
Geology
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PAT 129H

Stephen Tsikalas, PhD

Assistant Professor
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Isle Hall 121

Stacy Warren, PhD

GIS Director, Professor
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Isle Hall 109/PAT 129L

Melissa Knapp

Administrative Assistant
Department of Geosciences
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