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CURRICULUM VITA


Susan L. Brantley
Earth and Environmental Systems Institute, Director


Pennsylvania State University
2217 Earth & Engineering Science Building
University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-1619
Fax: 814-865-3191
brantley@eesi.psu.edu

Birthdate: August 11, 1958 

Degrees:

  • 1980 - B.A., Chemistry, Princeton University, Magna cum Laude
  • 1983 - M.A., Geological and Geophysical Sciences, Princeton University
  • 1987 - Ph.D., Geological and Geophysical Sciences, Princeton University
Professional Experience
  • 8/80-8/81 - Fulbright Scholar in Peru
  • 9/81-9/86 - Teaching and Research Assistant in Dept. of Geological and Geophysical Sciences, Princeton University
  • 9/86-6/91 - Assistant Professor of Geosciences, Penn State
  • 6/91-7/97 - Associate Professor of Geosciences, Penn State
  • 1/95-7/95 - Visiting Scientist, U.S. Geological Survey Menlo Center
  • 1/95-7/95 - Visiting Scientist, Stanford University
  • 7/97- present - Full Professor of Geosciences, Penn State
  • 7/98-04/03 - Director, Center for Environmental Chemistry and Geochemistry, Penn State
  • 8/99-1/03 - Director, Biogeochemical Research Initiative for Education, Penn State
  • 1/03-7/03 - Visiting Scientist, U.S. Geological Survey Menlo Center
  • 4/03-present - Director of Earth & Environmental Systems Institute, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Penn State
  • 1/04-1/06 - Vice-President, Geochemical Society
  • 9/04-9/11 - Director, Center for Environmental Kinetics Analysis, Penn State
  • 1/06-1/08 - President, Geochemical Society
  • 2013-2015 - Chair, Earth Science Council, Department of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences
  • 11/07 - Member, Task Force on Interdisciplinary Strategies in Graduate Education, Penn State
  • 1/08-1/10 - Past-president, Geochemical Society
  • 1/08-present - Distinguished Professor of Geosciences
  • 9/12-present - Member, Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board (Presidential appointment)

Honors and Awards

  • 1981-1982 - IBM Fellowship, Princeton University
  • 1982-1985 - NSF Graduate Student Fellowship
  • 1987-1992 - NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award
  • 1988-1993 - David and Lucile Packard Fellowship
  • 1996 - Wilson Research Award, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Penn State
  • 2001 - Pardee Lecturer, Geological Society of America National Meeting
  • 2002 - Ingerson Lecturer of the Geochemical Society, Geol. Society of America National Meeting
  • 2003 - Wilson Faculty Mentoring Award, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Penn State
  • 2006 - Pardee Lecturer, Geological Society of America National Meeting
  • 2006 - Elected Fellow, American Geophysical Union
  • 2007 - Wilson Award for Outstanding Service, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, Penn State
  • 2008 - Pardee Lecturer, Geological Society of America National Meeting
  • 2011 - Docteur Honoris Causa de l'Universite Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier', French Ministry of Education Award from the Univeristy Paul-Sabatier' of Toulouse
  • 2011 - Arthur L. Day Medal, The Geological Society of America
  • 2012 - Elected Fellow, Geological Society of America
  • 2012 - Elected Fellow, Geochemical Society and European Association of Geochemistry
  • 2012 - Elected Fellow, European Association of Geochemistry
  • 2012 - Elected Fellow, International Association of GeoChemistry
  • 2012 - Elected to membership in the National Academy of Sciences
  • 2012 - Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) Presidential Award
  • 2013 - Penn State Faculty Scholar Medal
  • 2013 - Honorary Doctorate, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 2016 - Wollaston Medal, The Geological Society
  • 2017 - Geochemistry Division Medal, American Chemical Society
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