Sarah Brownlee

Sarah Brownlee

Associate Professor

313-577-6223

sarah.brownlee@wayne.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Sarah Brownlee

Department

Geology

Research Interest/Area of Expertise

  • Elastic properties of crustal materials

Research

I study how the mineralogy and microstructure of rocks contributes to elastic anisotropy in an effort to improve our understanding of the composition and structure of the middle and lower continental crust.

Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • AB, 2003, Princeton University
  • Ph.D., 2009, University of California, Berkeley

Awards and Grants

  • 2018 CLAS Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring

  • 2018 University Career Development Chair Award

Currently Teaching

  • GEL 3800 - Team Research

  • GEL 1010 - The Science of the Earth

Courses taught

GEL 3160 - Petrology, 4 credits, Winter 2018

GEL 5210 - Applied Geophysics, 4 credits, Fall 2016

GEL 3600 - Team Research, 2 credits, Fall 2016, Fall 2017

GEL 1010 - Science of the Earth, 4 credits, Winter 2016

GEL 3300 - Structural Geology, 4 credits, Winter 2016, Winter 2017