Department of Physics and Engineering

West Virginia Wesleyan College


Graduates Employed

in Geophysics

Sandra Adkins works as a geophysicist at Schlumberger in Houston, Texas. She reports that she visits drilling sites within 3 hours of home. Her job has also taken her to Tulsa, Denver, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai, where she visited the newly built tallest building in the world.

Ryan North earned an M.S. in Geophysics from Colorado School of Mines. He works as a geophysicist at Western Geophysical in Colorado.

R.L. Shawver works as a geophysicist at Cabot Oil and Gas. He recently was transferred to Pittsburgh from their Charleston office. R.L. is involved with the Marcellus shale geological formation. He visited Wesleyan at Homecoming 2010.

R.L. is making a point at Dr. Popson's blackboard.