Rebecca Jiron (formerly Streit)

PhD Summer 2015

Specialization

Thesis/Dissertation

Interactions of tectonics, climate, and deposition in intermontane basins on the margin of the Puna Plateau, NW Argentina

 

Research Area(s)
Tectonics, Geomorphology, Structural Geology, Stratigraphy

 

Advisor(s)
Doug Burbank

Bio

Award(s)
UCSB Clare Booth Luce Fellowship, 2008/09
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, 2010/11-2012/13

Richard V. Fisher Scholarship in Volcanology, 2011/12

Courses

EARTH 2: Physical Geology (Teaching Assistant), M12

EARTH 7: Dinosaurs (Teaching Assistant), S10

EARTH 18: Intro to Field Studies (Teaching Assistant), F14

EARTH 20: Geological Catastrophes (Teaching Assistant), F08/W14

EARTH 114A: Geomaterials I (Teaching Assistant), F09

ENV S 2:  Intro to Environmental Studies (Teaching Assistant), W15