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Kevin Cole
Kevin Cole
Name:
Kevin Cole
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Wm R. Harper College
Palatine, IL
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CAREER SUMMARY I am a geologist with 30 years experience in consulting, research and education. I am currently on the faculty in the Math/Science Dept of Harper College as a non-tenured instructor. I have been involved in meteorite analysis and classification (using the electron-probe micro-analyzer at the University of Illinois-Chicago) for the Planetary Studies Foundation. In addition, I hold a position as a Staff Geologist/Planetarium Operator for the Cernan Earth and Space Center, Triton College. Prior to that, I was a Staff Scientist for Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) where I participated in advanced planetary mission concept analyses under various NASA contracts. EDUCATION: M.S., University of Illinois - Chicago, Geology, 1990 M.S. Thesis: An Empirical Analysis of Gravel-Bed Channel Paleohydrology, and a Martian Case Study. B.S., University of Illinois - Chicago, Geology, 1974

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