Chris Coughenour, PhD

Assistant Professor and Department Chair

PhD, Geoscience, Drexel University, 2009

BS, Physics, Drexel University, 2004

Expertise/Interests: Surface processes, particularly sedimentology and cyclostratigraphy of macrotidal systems and process geomorphology.  Time-series analysis in geology and sedimentology/paleoecology of several Late Cretaceous vertebrate-bearing systems  Courses taught: Sedimentation and Stratigraphy, Geomorphology, Paleontology, Environmental Geology, and more.

Member of the team of geologists and paleontologists that discovered the mega-dinosaur Titanosaurian sauropod known as Dreadnoughtus in 2005. Learn More >

Office: Krebs 244