In front of Lake Pukaki and Aoraki/Mt. Cook on the South Island of New Zealand.

In front of Lake Pukaki and Aoraki/Mt. Cook on the South Island of New Zealand.

Joel Moore

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Physics, Astronomy, & Geosciences
    Towson Geology
Towson University

Office: Smith Hall, Room 412C

Mailing address: 8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252

moore 'at'
joelmoore6 'at'

Phone:   410.704.4245

Lab news

July, 2015

Joel added a resource page about road salt (NaCl) impacts on the environment and water quality & ways to reduce the impact of road salt, including alternatives.

July, 2015

Joel co-authored a paper about the experiences of pre-service middle school science teachers in learning and teaching plate tectonics with science education professor and fellow department member Asli Sezen-Barrie and C. Roig '14 (Middle school science/math education)
-- Discovering plate boundaries in data-integrated environments: Preservice teachers' conceptualization and implementation of scientific practices. International Journal of Science Education.

June, 2015

Joel published a paper on urban CO2 in Chicago. M. Reed '12 (Geology) and C. Leahy '13 (Geology track, Envi. Science) worked on the research for their senior research projects.
-- Moore and Jacobson. Seasonally varying contributions to urban CO2 in the Chicago, IL, USA region: Insights from a high-resolution CO2 concentration and δ13C record. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene.

May, 2015

Undergraduate geology major Corey Mueller presented a poster on her senior research project about stream chemistry and chemical weathering for streams across a rural to urban gradient in the Maryland Piedmont at the Fourth Annual Amtrak Soil to Sea Meeting.

Advising materials

Geology major advising materials can be found on the Geology advising page. I also added a page with links to useful articles about graduate school or getting a job.

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