Dave Sutherland

Dave Sutherland

Associate Professor of Earth Sciences

dsuth@uoregon.edu | 541-346-8753 | 204 Volcanology

ACADEMIC AREAS: Physical Oceanography, Ice-Ocean Interactions, Estuaries

Past Courses

HC 209H: The Cryosphere: Ice’s Role in the Earth System

Opportunities for Students

In my group, we study how the ocean moves in coastal regions, from Southern Oregon estuaries (e.g., Coos Bay) to Greenland fjords. We are always looking for motivated students that have a strong quantitative background.

Academic Background

  • PhD: Physical Oceanography, MIT & Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2008
  • BS: Mathematics, University of North Carolina - Wilmington, 2001