Faculty and Staff

Dr. Alan L. Smith, Chair

  • Volcanology, Mineralogy, and Petrology
  • Biological Sciences 110C
  • (909) 537-5409
  • alsmith@csusb.edu

Dr. Joan E. Fryxell

  • Structural Geology and Tectonics
  • Biological Sciences 110A
  • (909) 537-5311
  • jfryxell@csusb.edu

Dr. W. Britt Leatham

  • Paleontology, Stratigraphy, and Sedimentology
  • Biological Sciences 113B
  • (909) 537-5322
  • bleatham@csusb.edu

Dr. Sally F. McGill

  • Neotectonics, Paleoseismology, and Regional Geology
  • Biological Sciences 113C
  • (909) 537-5347
  • smcgill@csusb.edu

Dr. Erik B. Melchiorre

  • Hydrology
  • Biological Sciences 110B
  • (909) 537-7754
  • emelch@csusb.edu

Dr. Louis A. Fernandez

  • Igneous Petrology
  • Biological Sciences 113E
  • (909) 537-3024
  • lfernand@csusb.edu

Departmental Staff

Christina Palmer

  • Administrative Support Coordinator
  • Biological Sciences 113A
  • (909) 537-5336
  • cpalmer@csusb.edu