Lauren Birgenheier portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Geology & Geophysics
  • Associate Professor, Geology & Geophysics


  • B.A., Geology, Colorado College. Project: Thesis: Sedimentology, Biostratigraphy, and Chemostratigraphy of Cambrian-Ordovician Deposits: Northern Wyoming and Southern Montana
  • Ph.D., Geosciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Project: Dissertation: Constraining the timing, extent, and nature of the late Paleozoic Gondwandan ice age in eastern Australia using modern sedimentological and geochemical techniques