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Mohammed Akacem

Department: Economics

Title: Professor

Expertise: Domestic and international economics, Middle East and Africa economics, Eurodollar, Money and banking, OPEC, Stock market, Wall Street, Global Energy, Democracy in the Arab world, Islamic fundamentalism, The New Iraq, Islamic banking and finance, Democracy and Islam

Akecem Mohammed

Barb EchoHawk

Department: Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Title: Associate Professor of Geology

Expertise: Geologic hazards (floods, landslides, earthquakes, etc.); “soft rock” geology – oil and gas, fracking, sedimentary rocks; Colorado geologic resources; Colorado (and nearby) geology in general – landforms, processes, etc.; general geology – plate tectonics, sedimentary/igneous/metamorphic rocks/minerals, etc.

Sara Jackson Shumate

Department: Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Title: Lecturer

Expertise: Political geography, Political ecology of extractive industries, Sustainability studies

Shumate, Sara

Jason Janke

Department: Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Title: Associate Dean - College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Expertise: Alternative energy sources, Climate change, Mountain environments, Glacial and periglacial geomorphology, Geographic information systems, Remote sensing

Uwe Kackstaetter

Department: Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Title: Professor

Expertise: Applied geology and mineralogy which includes volcanology and hydrogeology (groundwater), Kimberlites (diamond bearing rocks) and diamonds, Rare Earth elements and mining, Gemstones, Gemology, Geology and religion

Kackstaetter, Uwe

Jose Lopez

Department: Aviation and Aerospace Science

Title: Lecturer

Expertise: Aerospace engineering specializing in orbital mechanics and space systems, Advanced energy technology

Lopez, Jose
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