BARBARA P NASH portrait
  • Professor, Geology & Geophysics
  • Director, Electron Microprobe Laboratory, Geology & Geophysics
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Professional Service

  • Geological Society of America. Role: Member. Diversity Committee. 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017
  • Geological Society of America. Role: Member. Diversity Committee. Role: Member, Vice-Chair (2015-2016). Diversity in the Geosciences Committee. 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2017

Honors & Awards

  • “Mineral of the Year” award, December 2015, by the International Mineralogical Association, recognizing the “most interesting new mineral published in the previous year”. International Mineralogical Association, 12/15/2015
  • New mineral "nashite" named in honor of contributions to mineralogy and petrology. International Mineralogical Association, 01/2012

Internal Service

  • M. S. for Secondary School Teachers (MSSST) Committee. Geology & Geophysics Departnemt representive, 07/01/2012 - present. University service.
  • Acting Dean, Summer 2012. 06/01/2012 - 07/30/2012. College service.
  • Presidential Task Force on Re-Imagining General Education. Member, 09/01/2011 - 06/30/2013. University service.

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