Dr. Carol Prentice, US Geological Survey
Carol Prentice received both MS and Ph.D. degrees in Geoscience from the
California Institute of Technology, and her BA degree in Geology from
Humboldt State University. Dr. Prentice taught earth science for three
years at the high-school level after college and before entering
graduate school. She is currently a research geologist at the U.S.
Geological Survey, and is the project chief for the San Francisco Bay
Area Earthquake Hazards Project. Carol's research involves the geologic
study of active faults in northern California, the Caribbean, and Asia.
She returned from four weeks of fieldwork in Haiti in late March.
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