Student Research Opportunities

University of Alaska Undergraduates:

Please contact Dr. Benowitz and/or Dr. Layer if you are interested in taking part in an undergraduate research project involving geochronology techniques.

Past-ongoing undergraduate projects:

Kailyn Davis: Paleo-drainage history of the Nenana River as a proxy for the topographic development history of the Alaska Range.

Patrick Terhune: Uplift history of Mount Prindle, Alaska.

Galen Vansant: Long-term slip history of the eastern Denali Fault.

Graduate students:

Please contact Dr. Benowitz and/or Dr. Layer if you are interested in pursuing a graduate program involving geochronology applications.

Patrick Terhune assisting Dr. Benowitz

Patrick Terhune assisting Dr. Benowitz with an NSF-funded project investigating the Mount McKinley restraining bend