People

Hess, Anya

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Office: Wright-Rieman Laboratories, Room 243C
Email: anya.hess@rutgers.edu

Education

  •  University of Kansas, Lawrence KS, MS Geology 2011
  •  Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA, BS Geology 2008

Research Interests

  •  Paleoclimatology
  •  Paleo-oxygenation of marine systems
  •  Sedimentology/Stratigraphy

Advisor and Dissertation Committee

  • Dr. Ken Miller

Instruction

  • Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, Teaching Assistant 2018-present
  • Sea-Level Change, Teaching Assistant 2019-present

Field Experience

  • Southeastern Spain, 2009 - Pliocene carbonates
  • Wyoming and Montana, USA, 2007 - Indiana University geologic field camp
  • Pennsylvania, USA, 2007 - Silurian-Devonian mixed carbonate-siliciclastic succession 
  • Colorado Plateau, USA, 2006 - Holocene arroyos 

Relevant Professional Experience

  • U.S. Geological Survey, 2017-2018 - Geologist/Geologic Map Editor
  • Conservation Colorado, 2016 - Intern
  • Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, 2011-2016 - Geologist II
  • Chesapeake Energy, 2010 - Geology Intern

Selected Volunteer Experience

  • Association for Women Geoscientists, 2014-present - Brunton Award Committee Member
  • Association for Women Geoscientists, 2013-2016 - Lone Star Chapter Scholarship Committee Chairperson
  • University of Kansas Geoscience Mentorship Program, 2010-2011 - Co-Founder, Sedimentology Section Head