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David Liddell

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Sedimentology and Paleoecology

Department Head & Faculty

Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: Geology 212
DialPhone: 435.797.1261
SendEmail: dave.liddell@usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Geology, University of Michigan, 1980
Population Variability and Resource Utilization Patterns of Caribbean Comatulid Crinoids (Echinodermata)
MS, Geology, University of Michigan, 1975
Biostratinomy and Ecology of a Middle Ordovician Echinoderm Assemblage from Kirkfield, Ontario
BA, Zoology, Miami University, 1973
  • Kehoe, K.K, Davis, C.R, Newell, D.L, Liddell, W.D, (2015). High-Resolution Carbon and Oxygen Stable Isotope Sampling of the Lower Ordovician Pogonip Group: Implications for Chemo-Stratigraphic Correlation. Geological Society of Amerida Abstracts with Programs
  • Kehoe, K.K, Davis, C.R, Liddell, W.D, Newell, D.L, , , (2014). Bio-, Chemo- and Sequence Stratigraphy of Lower Ordovician Units From Differing Depositional Settings Along the Western Margin of Northern Laurentia. Geological Society of Amerida Abstracts with Programs
  • Bahr, K., Liddell, W.D, Giles, N.S, Smith, H.D, (2011). Structural and Lithologic Influences on Karst Systems in the Tony Grove Area. Geol Soc Am Abstr. w/Prog
  • Lyon, E., Liddell, W.D, Gunther, V., Gunther, G., Jamison, P., (2011). The Sequence Stratigraphy and Biostratigraphy of the Middle Cambrian Spence Shale. Geol Soc Am Abstr. w/Prog
  • Liddell, W.D, Shervais, J.W, (2009). Applied geosciences in the modern geology curriculum. Geol Soc Am. Abstr. w/Prog
  • Liddell, W.D, Smith, D.D, (2007). Sequence stratigraphy of the Middle Cambrian Marjum Formation: Response of sedimentary facies and biota to sea level. Geol. Soc. Am. Abstr. w/Prog
  • Westfield, I.T, Liddell, W.D, (2005). Cambrian microbial communities along a bathymetric gradient.. Geol. Soc. Am. Abstr. w/ Prog
  • Brett, C., Desantis, M.K, Allison , P.A, Liddell, W.D, (2005). Sequence stratigraphy and lagerstatten in the Middle Cambrian, Great Basin, Utah. Geol. Soc. Am. Abstr. w/ Prog
  • Liddell, W.D, (2005). Spatial competition in marine hard substrate communities: An overview. Geol. Soc. Am. Abstr. w/ Prog.

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    Books

  • Liddell, W.D, Tunnel, J.W, (2010). Mexican reefs of the Gulf of Mexico. : Gulf of Mexico – It’s Origins, Waters, and Marine Life. Texas A&M University Press
  • Liddell, W.D, (2007). Origin and Geology: Coral Reefs of the Southern Gulf of Mexico, Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies Series. Texas A&M University Press

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Publications - Fact Sheets

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    Publications - Curriculum

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      Publications - Journal Articles

        Academic Journal

      • Garson, D., Gaines, R., Drosser, M., Liddell, W.D, (2012). Dynamic palaeoredox and exceptional preservation in the Cambrian Spence Shale of Utah. Lethaia, 54:2, 164-177.
      • Brett, C.E, Allison, P.A, Desantis, M.K, Liddell, W.D, Kramer, A., (2009). Sequence stratigraphy, cyclic facies, and lagerstatten in the Middle Cambrian Wheeler and Marjum Formations, Great Basin, Utah. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 227, 9-33.

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      Publications - Literary Journal

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        Publications - MultiMedia

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          Publications - Technical Reports

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            Publications - Translations & Transcripts

              Publications - Other

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                Scheduled Teaching


                Graduate Students Mentored

                Ibrahim Zallum, Geology
                Kenneth Kehoe, Geology
                Murray Dighans, Geology
                Colter Davis, Geology
                Kirsten Bahr, Geology
                Ryan Jensen, Geology 2015
                Heidi Pearce, Geology 2012
                Eva Lyon, Geology 2011
                Dustin Keele, Geology 2008
                Thaddeus Nichols, Geology 2008
                Douglas Smith, Geology 2007
                B.J. Kessel, Geology 2006