Alaska Quaternary Center

373 Reichardt Building
900 Yukon Dr.
PO Box 75-5940
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK 99775-5940

Phone: (907) 474-5433
Fax: (907) 474-5101
E-mail: nhbigelow@alaska.edu


AQC Visiting Speakers


The Alaska Quaternary Center has funded many distinguished researchers to visit the University of Alaska Fairbanks and give talks about their research. Our invited speaker program provides an opportunity for students and faculty to interact with reseachers from other institutions. Click here to read about speakers that the AQC has sponsored in the past.



2011-2013
Speaker and AffiliationPresentationLinks

Dr. Glen MacDonald

Department of Geography, UCLA
It's a Dry Heat - Climate Warming, the Pacific Ocean and Drought in Western North Americahttp://www.geog.ucla.edu/people/glen-macdonald

Dr. Vance Holliday

Department of Anthroplogy, University of Arizona
The Earliest Colonizers of the New World: An Abrupt Cultural and Environmental End?https://anthropology.arizona.edu/user/vance-t-holliday

Dr. James  McCalpin

2013 Jahns Distinguished Lecturer in Engineering Geology

The Mountains are Falling Apart; A Spectrum of Mass Failures from Landslides through Deep-Seated Gravitational Spreading (Sackung), to "Unfolding" of Folds