Student Profile

Jackson School of Geosciences

Scott A Eckley

Scott A Eckley
M.S., Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, expected 2018
B.S., Geology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2016


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I am interested in the evolution of the terrestrial bodies, specifically the Earth, Moon, Mars, and Vesta.

Current Research Projects

Textural and Geochemical Analysis on Carbonado Diamonds: Implications for their Origin

Past Research Projects

Analysis of Diogenite NWA 10451: An orthopyroxenite from 4 Vesta

Amorphous Phases Within the Global Martian Dust

Annual Research Symposium - Honorable Mention - Late Career Master's - Jackson School of Geosciences (2018)

Outstanding Undergraduate - The University of Tennessee, Earth and Planetary Sciences (2016)

Gordon Award for Professional Promise - The University of Tennessee, Earth and Planetary Sciences (2016)

Outstanding Undergraduate - Planetary Geosciences Institute (2016)

Tennessee Space Grant - NASA (2015 - 2016)

Don Byerly Outstanding Field Scholar Award - The University of Tennessee, Earth and Planetary Sciences (2015)

Field Scholar Award - ExxonMobil/GSA (2015)

Outstanding Introductory Geologist - The University of Tennessee, Earth and Planetary Sciences (2014)

Vice President, Graduate Student Executive Committee, Jackson School of Geosciences (2017 - 2018)