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people – contacts and summer Faculty
Bruce Douglas

Bruce Douglas

Director, Judson Mead Geologic Field Station. Contact person for questions about faculty and Associate Instructor positions. Course content G429, and G429g. Contact for all landowner and access issues, industry, governmental agencies and professional societies for use of field station for courses and conferences. Contact for Field Station alumni. email

Karla Lewis

Accounting Associate/Alumni Development Coordinator
Primary contact for all questions regarding applications, scholarships, travel, payments, etc. and general questions about the Field Station, rental of facility, alumni matters, etc. email

Address for the Field Station office on Indiana University campus in Bloomington: IUGFS, Indiana University, 1001 E. Tenth St., Bloomington, IN 47405 (812-855-1475) fax: 812-855-1947

If you are interested in making a contribution to support the Field Station, visit the Endowment section on our Endowment Page


summer faculty profiles
Bruce Douglas

Director. Instructor: G429/G429g. Structural Geology, Environmental Geology; Indiana University BIO

Erika Elswick
Erika Elswick

Instructor: G433. Geochemistry of Soils; Indiana University. She has attended the AAPG Field Safety Course and she has received Red Cross Wilderness First Aid certification BIO

Jim Handschy
Jim Handschy

Instructor: G429. Adjunct Professor, Indiana University Department of Geological Sciences, former ConocoPhillips Global Chief Geoscientist BIO

Candace Kairies-Beatty

Instructor: G433. Low–temperature geochemistry and environmental geology; Winona State University BIO

Mikki Osterloo

Instructor: G429. University of Colorado Boulder CO BIO | email

Ed Ripley
Ed Ripley

Instructor: G429. Economic Geology, Geochemistry, Indiana University BIO

Mike Rygel

Instructor: G429.Pottsdam University BIO

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