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Tindall Awarded Chambliss Faculty Research Award

December 6, 2016

KUTZTOWN, Pa. - Dr. Sarah Tindall has been awarded the Chambliss Faculty Research Award. The Chambliss Award, inaugurated in 2004 through a gift from Dr. Carlson R. Chambliss, professor emeriti, is meant to recognize the very highest achievement in research and scholarship and can be awarded only once in a person's career.

Tindall, a professor of geology at KU, has served on the university's Committee on Curriculum and Program for the Department of Geology Department, has been a campus representative for the Geological Society of America, a reviewer for the Journal of Structural Geology, Journal of Geoscience Education, Nature Communications and other prominent geological journals, served as a mentor and even given geology-based presentations at Middlebury College, Pennsylvania State University and Rutgers University.

Tindall holds a bachelor's degree in geology from the College of William and Mary and a doctorate in structural geology and tectonics from The University of Arizona.