Department of Physics & Earth Science
Dr. Mark Puckett
B.S. University of Southern Mississippi 1982
M.S. Mississippi State University 1987
Ph.D. University of Alabama 1992
Mark's research involves paleontology and stratigraphy. He specializes in two groups of microfossils, ostracodes and planktonic foraminifera, and uses them to solve many kinds of problems. Recently, his research activities have brought him to Cuba and Puerto Rico. Mark teaches courses in Earth Science, Honors Earth Science, Historical Geology, Economic Geology, Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, and Paleobiology. For more information about Mark's research activities and publications, please see his personal web pages.