geologist and IUP alumnus Michael Jarvis will visit campus on Monday, November
10, 2014, to receive a Young Alumni Achievement Award.
Jarvis graduated with a BS
in Geology in 2008. He will share his experience with students and faculty
through a series of talks about his work in geophysical and petrophysical
started his career as an interning geologist at EXCO Resources. After
graduating IUP, he was hired by EXCO as part of their Marcellus Asset Team in
Warrendale, Pa. Since 2008,, he has worked for several Marcellus-related
companies, supervising teams of geologists in geosteering operations.
is currently Range Resources Appalachia’s lead geologist for Marcellus
development in northwest Washington County.
individuals are invited to attend Jarvis’s talks. Times and locations of the
talks are included below.
Meeting with GEOS 312 Hydrogeology class. Jarvis will discuss research and opportunities in the shale gas industry. 104
Meeting with GEOS 351 Historical Geology class. Jarvis will advise
geoscience majors on potential career paths. Other interested majors are also
invited. 104 Walsh
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