Dr. Mark Puckett

Dr. Mark Puckett 


Associate Professor

B.S. University of Southern Mississippi 1982
M.S. Mississippi State University 1987
Ph.D. University of Alabama 1992 



Office: 415 Floyd Hall
Telephone: (256) 765-4481
Fax: (256) 765-4795
Personal Website: Mark's Website


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.