Energy & Earth Resources Graduate Program

Educating Leaders in Energy, Minerals, Water & the Environment

Faculty

Richard J. Chuchla
Director, Energy and Earth Resources Graduate Program
Leslie Bowling Professor in Geological Sciences

Dr. J. Richard Kyle
Graduate Advisor, Energy and Earth Resources Graduate Program
III C. E. Yager Professor in Geological Sciences
Economic Geologist, Department of Geological Sciences and Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Ross Baldick
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Dr. Fred Beach
Research Associate and Lecturer
Energy Institute and Department of Management, Red McCombs School of Business

Dr. J. Eric Bickel
Associate Professor and Director of Operations Research/Industrial Engineering Graduate Program, Mechanical Engineering, and Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Dr. John C. Butler
Associate Director, KBH Center, Department of Finance, Red McCombs School of Business

Dr. James S. Dyer
Foster Packer Centennial Professor in Finance and Management

Dr. John S. Dzienkowski
Dean John F. Sutton, Jr. Chair in Lawyering and the Legal Process, School of Law

Dr. David J. Eaton
Bess Harris Jones Centennial Professor in Natural Resource Policy Studies, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Dr. Brent Elliott
Economic Geologist
Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Genaro J. Gutierrez
Associate Professor in Management

Dr. William L. Fisher
Leonidas T. Barrow Centennial Chair in Mineral Resources
Professor in Geological Sciences

Dr. Michelle M. Foss
Senior Energy Economist and Program Manager, Center for Energy Economics in Houston, TX
Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Svetlana Ikonnikova
Energy Economist
Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Charles Kerans
Professor and Robert K. Goldhammer Chair in Carbonate Geology in Geological Sciences

Dr. Carey King
Research Associate, Jackson School of Geosciences; Assistant Director, Energy Institute

Dr. Charles Kreitler, Adjunct Professor, Energy and Earth Resources, Jackson School of Geosciences

Dr. Larry W. Lake
W.A.(Monty) Moncrief Centennial Endowed Chair in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Dr. Stephen E. Laubach
Sr. Research Scientist, Bureau of Economic Geology

Dr. Benjamin D. Leibowicz
Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Krishan Malik
Adjunct Professor in Energy & Earth Resources

Dr. James T. O’Connor
C.T. Wells Professor in Project Management
Professor of Civil Engineering

Dr. Sheila Olmstead
Associate Professor
Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs

Dr. Jon Olson
Associate Professor, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Dr. Suzanne A. Pierce
Research Scientist, Texas Advanced Computing Center

Dr. Varun Rai
Assistant Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Dr. Bridget Scanlon
Senior Research Scientist, Bureau of Economic Geology

Dr. Kamy Sepehrnoori
Bank of America Centennial Professor in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Dr. John M. Sharp
Dave P. Carlton Centennial Professor in Geology

Dr. David Spence
Associate Professor, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management, Red McCombs School of Business

Dr. Ron Steel
Davis Centennial Chair and Professor, Department of Geological Sciences

Dr. Melinda E. Taylor
Executive Director, Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law & Business
Senior Lecturer, School of Law

Dr. Scott W. Tinker
Director, Bureau of Economic Geology — Acting Associate Dean for Research, Geology Foundation/Dean’s Office — Professor Edwin Allday Endowed Chair in Subsurface Geology, Department of Geological Sciences

Dr. Carlos Torres-Verdin
Associate Professor, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering

Dr. Michael Webber
Josey Centennial Fellow in Energy Resources, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Co-Director, Clean Energy Incubator; Deputy Director, Energy Institute

Dr. Michael Young
Associate Director, Environmental Systems, Bureau of Economic Geology