James Gaherty

Earthquake Seismology

School of Earth and Sustainability

Northern Arizona University

Investigating the tectonic and geodynamic processes that control faulting, magmatism, surface deformation, and associated human impacts using quantitative analysis of seismic signals.

Ocean Mantle Dynamics
Photo credit: Eivind Straume

Continental Rifting

Subduction Dynamics

Graduate Student Opportunities

NAU’s geophysics group is always searching for talented and enthusiastic scientists to join our group. Please contact us if you are interested in pursing an MS or PhD at NAU.

Get In Touch

james.gaherty “at” nau.edu
(928) 523-1052

School of Earth&Sustainability
Northern Arizona University
624 S. Knoles Drive
Flagstaff, AZ 86011

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