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Donn Gorsline

Emeritus Professor of Earth Sciences

Contact Information
Phone: (213) 740-5125

Faculty Profile on Departmental Website


Ph.D. Geology, University of Southern California, 1/1958
M.S. Geology, University of Southern California, 1/1954
B.S. Petroleum Engineering, Montana School of Mines, 1/1950

Description of Research

Summary Statement of Research Interests

Professor Gorsline studies sedimentology, marine geology, processes and history, California Continental Borderland and sedimentary history. He also researches paleooceanography, Gulf of California margin basins, coastal geology and Baja California.

Honors and Awards

USC Raubenheimer Outstanding Senior Faculty Award, 1993  
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