Christine Clark

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Professor of Mineralogy, Petrology, Pegmatology, Geoscience Education Research and Tectonics

Geography & Geology; Environmental Science and Society (ENVI) Interdisciplinary Program

303B Science Complex

734.487.8590

cclark7@emich.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Geological Science, University of Manitoba, Canada, 2002
  • Aspects of the Crystal Chemistry of the Tourmaline-Group Minerals
    MS, Geology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, 1997
  • Evidence for Devonian Tectonic Activity in the LaSalle Deformation Belt, Central Illinois Basin
    BSEd., Secondary Education Earth Sciences and General Science, Miami University, Ohio, 1993

Interests and Expertise

  • Mineralogy/crystallography
  • Pegmatology/Petrology
  • Geoscience Education Research
  • Tectonics
  • Environmental Mineralogy/Geochemistry
  • Communication in Science
  • Diversity in Science

Courses

  • ESSC 110 The Dynamic Earth System
  • ESSC 114 Geology of the National Parks
  • ESSC 202 Earth Science for Elementary Teachers
  • ESSC 228 Mineralogy
  • ESSC 229 Rocks and Minerals
  • ESSC 329 Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
  • ESSC 422 Environmental Geochemistry
  • ESSC 466W/566 Global Tectonics (writing intensive)

Advising

  • Geology advisor (professional and general concentrations)
  • IESS geoscience advisor
  • Certified undergraduate advisor (general education)
  • GeoClub advisor