Researcher Profile

Jackson School of Geosciences

Patricia W Dickerson

Patricia W Dickerson


Email: patdickerson@earthlink.net
Work: +1 512 495 4680
Office: GEO 4.202
Mailcode: C1100
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Publications (pdf)

Areas of Expertise

Reconstructing the tectonic history of southwestern Laurentia is Dickersonís research focus: seeking the diagnostic evidence for Rodinia assembly and fragmentation (West Texas, Argentine Precordillera), Pangaea amalgamation (Marathon/Solitario fold-thrust belt, Ancestral Rocky Mts.), Laramide foreland deformation (Big Bend), and Rio Grande riftng/transform faulting. Member of task forces to develop scientific strategies for exploring the Moon and Mars.