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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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