Kiara Gomez

Kiara  Gomez
B.A., Geosciences, Smith College, 2014
M.S., Petroleum Engineering, Technical University of Crete, 2016
Ph.D., Geological Sciences, UT Austin, expected 2021

Email: kiaragomez@gmail.com
Mobile: 9293896294
Office: EPS , BWY

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I am generally interested in the applications of biological markers (biomarkers) and geochemistry to address questions in geology

MMUF Research and Travel - Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation (2020 - 2021)

William J. Siok Graduate Scholarship - American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) (2020)

AAPG Grants-In-Aid - AAPG (2019)

GSA Travel Award - Graduate Student Assembly (2019)

Finalist - NDSEG Fellowship - Department of Defense (2018 - 2017)

Fulbright Fellowship - US State Department/Fulbright Student US Program (2014 - 2015)

Subaru Minority Student Scholarship Program ( Northeast Section) - Geological Society of America (GSA) (2012)

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship - Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (2012 - 2015)

Gates Millennium Scholarship - Hispanic Scholarship Fund (2010 - 2019)

Graduate Student Assembly Representative, Graduate Student Executive Committee (2019 - Present)

Department Coordinator, Geoscience Executive Student Committee (2019 - Present)

Vice President, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2018 - Present)

Research Symposium Theme Chair, SEPM Annual Research Conference, AAPG ACE 2019 (2018 - 2019)

Student Representative, Geology and Society Division Ad-Hoc Student Advisory Committee, Geological Society of America (GSA) (2017 - 2018)

Scientist-in-Residence, Environmental Science Institute (ESI) (2017 - 2018)

Mentor, GeoFORCE UT Austin (2016 - Present)

Professional Development Director (2016-17), VP (2017-18), President (2018-19), UT Gates Millennium Scholars (2016 - 2019)

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