Faculty and Staff
Thomas I. Wilch
Herbert H. & Grace A. Dow Trustees' Professor in the Sciences
B.A., Macalester College, 1987; M.S., University of Maine, 1991; Ph.D., New Mexico Tech, 1997. At Albion since 1998.
William S. Bartels
A.B., Rutgers College, 1977; M.S., University of Michigan, 1981; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1987. At Albion since 1986.
Beth Z. Lincoln
Professor and Interim Provost
A.B., Smith College, 1973; Ph.D., UCLA, 1985. At Albion since 1981.
Dr. Beth Lincoln teaches upper-level courses in Structural Geology and Regional Field Geology.
Timothy N. Lincoln
B.S., University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1972; Ph.D., UCLA, 1978. At Albion since 1981.
Dr. Tim Lincoln teaches upper-level courses in Groundwater, Geochemistry, Ore Deposits, and Regional Field Geology.
B.S., UC San Diego; Ph.D., UCLA, 2011. At Albion since 2007.
Dr. McRivette teaches upper-level courses in Remote Sensing and GIS and directs and teaches Field Camp.
Carrie A. Menold
B.S., University of Michigan, 1999; Ph.D., UCLA, 2006. At Albion since 2006.
With the department since 2004.
Office: 154 Putnam
Russell G. Clark, Jr.
B.A., Amherst College, 1966; M.S., Michigan State University, 1968; Ph.D., Dartmouth College, 1972. Joined Albion faculty in 1973; retired in 2006.
Dr. Clark taught courses in Mineralogy, Petrology, Geographic Information Systems, and Remote Sensing.
Lawrence D. Taylor
Office: 105 Stockwell Library
B.A., Dartmouth College, 1954; M.A., Dartmouth College, 1958; Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1962. Joined Albion faculty and founded the Geology Department in 1964; retired in 1998.
Dr. Taylor taught courses in Environmental Geology, Geomorphology, and Glaciers and the Pleistocene.