morgan’s CV

current position

Earth Science instructor

Lower Columbia College
2016 – present
Physical Geology (fall, winter)
Physical Geography (winter)
Earth Science (fall)
Geology of the Pacific Northwest (spring)
Historical Geology (spring)

 

Education

2011 – Ph.D. in geology (volcanology / igneous petrology) at Oregon State University
– geochemistry of Tunupa volcano and its implications for plateau volcanism
– age dating large volume ignimbrites of the bolivian central Andes
– deep sea ash record of explosive Holocene volcanism of the Sunda arc, Indonesia

2003 – Master’s in Geology (volcanology / igneous petrology) from Central Washington University. 
– Crystal geochemistry and dynamics of magma mixing at Lassen Peak volcano

2001 – B.S. in Geology in at the University of Idaho.

 

Previous positions

Post-doctoral research:
Junior Research Fellow
Durham University, United Kingdom
2012 – 2014

Adjunct teaching

Linn-Benton Community College
2015
General Science 106: Principles of Earth Science (fall)

Oregon State University
2015 
Geology 415: Igneous Petrography (spring term)
Geology 305: Living with active Cascade volcanoes (spring term)

Central Washington University
2015  Geology 346: Mineralogy (winter term)

Oregon State University
2012  Geology 101: The Solid Earth (summer)
2011
Geology 101: The Solid Earth (summer)
Geology 305: Living with active Cascade volcanoes (summer)

Chemeketa Community College
2011  Geology 144: Geology of Northwest: Rivers, Streams, Deserts (fall)

Linn-Benton Community College
2009
General Science 102: Introductory to Geology: Earth Surface Processes (winter)
General Science 106: Principles of Earth Science (winter, 2 sections)
2008
General Science 106 – Principles of Earth Science (fall)
General Science 106 – Principles of Earth Science (spring, 2 sections)

Yakima Valley Community College
2009  Geology 120/121: Physical Geology (summer)
2006  Geology 120/121: Physical Geology (summer)

Central Washington University
2005
Geology 101 – Physical Geology (winter, spring)
Geology 107 – Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Civilization (winter, spring)
Geology 108 – Environmental Geology (winter, spring)
2004
Geology 101 – Physical Geology (fall)
Geology 170 – Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Civilization (winter, spring, fall)
2003  Geology 170 – Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Civilization (fall)

 

Peer-reviewed publications

Salisbury, M.J., Kent, A.J.R., Jiménez C., Jicha, B., 2014, Geochemistry and 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of lavas from Tunupa volcano, Bolivia: Implications for plateau volcanism in the central Andean Plateau, Lithosphere, link to paper. pdf.

Salisbury, M.J., Patton, J.R., Kent, A.J.R., Goldfinger, C., Djadjadihardja, Y., Hafina, U., 2012, Deep-sea ash layers reveal evidence for large, late Pleistocene and Holocene explosive activity from Sumatra, Indonesia, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Volume 231-232, p. 61-71. link to paper. pdf.

Salisbury, M.J., Jicha, B., de Silva, S., Singer, B., Jiménez C., Ort, M., 2011, 40Ar/39Ar chronostratigraphy of Altiplano-Puna Volcanic Complex ignimbrites reveals the development of a major magmatic province, GSA Bulletin. link to paper. pdf.

Salisbury, M.J., Bohrson, W.A., Clynne, M.A., Ramos, F., and Hoskin, P., 2008, Multiple Plagioclase Crystal Populations Identified by Crystal Size Distribution and in situ chemical Data: Implications for Timescales of Magma Chamber Processes Associated with the 1915 Eruption of Lassen Peak, CA: Journal of Petrology, v. 49, p. 1755 – 1780. link to paperpdf.

Kent, A.J., Darr, C., Koleszar, A.M., Salisbury, M.J., Cooper, K.M., 2010, Preferential eruption of andesitic magmas through recharge filtering, Nature Geoscience, v. 3, p. 631 – 636. Link to paper. pdf.

Hora, J.M., Singer, B.S., Jicha, B.R., Beard, B.L., Johnson, C.M., de Silva, S., and Salisbury, M., 2010, Volcanic biotite-sanidine 40Ar/39Ar age discordances reflect complex Ar partitioning and pre-eruption closure in biotite, Geology, 38, 923-926. Link to paper. pdf.

Phd dissertation
Salisbury, M.J., 2011, Convergent Margin Magmatism in the Central Andes and its Near Antipodes in Western Indonesia: Spatiotemporal and Geochemical Considerations, phd dissertation, Oregon State University. link to pdf.

Other publications and conference abstracts

Salisbury, M.J., Jiménez, N., Davidson, J., Barfod, D., 2014, La Serranía Intersalar de Bolivia: ¿Un puente entre el arco frontal y el trasarco?, Congreso Geológico Boliviano – Cochabamba, 2014. pdf. scientific program.

Salisbury, M.J., Davison, J., Barfod, D., Jiménez, N., 2014, Temporal and geochemical variations of volcanism from the Bolivian Altiplano reveal petrogenetic processes in the central Andean arc and rear arc domains. Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group (VMSG) – Edinburgh, United Kingdom.  Conference program

Salisbury, M.J., Jiménez, N., Davidson, J., Barfod, D., 2013, Breakdown of hydrous minerals during lithospheric removal as a magmatic trigger beneath the Bolivian Altiplano, 2013 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting. Abstract V23A-2779.

Salisbury, M.J., Jiménez, N., Kent, A., Jicha, B., 2012, ¿Es el desprendimiento de la litosfera el responsable del volcanismo de la cuenca del altiplano andino? Congreso Geológico Boliviano – La Paz, 2012. pdf. Scientific program.

Salisbury, M.J., Kent, A.J., Jiménez, N., Jicha, B., Age and chemical constraints of Volcán Tunupa: Implications for behind arc volcanism in the Bolivian central Andes, 2011 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting – San Francisco, Abstract V43C-2595.

Salisbury, M.J., Kent, A.J., Patton, J.R., Goldfinger, C., Surachman, Y, Udrekh, U., 2010, Deep-sea ash layers reveal evidence of large Pleistocene and Holocene volcanic eruptions from Sumatra, Indonesia, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting – San Francisco, Abstract V11D-2330.

Salisbury, M.J., de Silva, S., Jicha, B., Singer, B., Jiménez, N., Ort, M., 2008, New 40Ar/39Ar ages from southwest Bolivia refine the timing of APVC volcanism, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting – San Francisco, EOS Trans., AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V21C-2117.
Salisbury, M.J., Bohrson, W.A., Clynne, M.A., 2003, Constraints on the timescales and mixing dynamics of the magma recharge event associated with the 1915 eruption of Lassen Peak, California, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 35, No. 6, September 2003, p. 564. (abstract)

Mattos, S., Bohrson, W.A., Salisbury, M.J., Ringdahl Stein, M., Pease, V.L., Crystal size distribution evidence for magma recharge at Stromboli volcano, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 35, No. 6, September 2003, p. 190. (abstract)

 

Random links
my photo blog – niobiumstar.tumblr.com
geology science blog (dormant) – el volcán tranquilo
Oregon State University VIPERs
OSU Geoclub
Adjunct lecturer at Central Washington University

Various news organizations reporting on our Sumatra research
The reports are mostly based on the OSU press release
MSNBCOur Amazing Planet, Terra Daily, Times of News, Asian Scientist
UPI.com Science News, Phys.org, The Daily Star

OSU College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences – Sumatra news

Eric Klemetti’s Eruptions blog at Wired.com
Guest post on unusual Andean Volcanism
Eric’s discussion on volcanic ash that includes my Sumatra research

My graduation announcement posted in the Times News

Student video chronicling my visit to O’leary Middle School, Twin Falls Idaho


mapas geologicos de sud lipez

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