Lisa White

Lisa White

Adjunct Professor of Geology
Director of Education and Outreach UC Museum of Paleontology; at SF STATE since 1990
Phone: 510-664-4966
Location: UC Museum of Paleontology 1101 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. #4780 Berkeley, CA 94720-4780


B.A. Geology - San Francisco State University
Ph.D. Geology - University of California, Santa Cruz

Research and/or Teaching Area: Micropaleontology, paleoceanography, stratigraphy, historical geology

Lisa was a member of the Geosciences faculty at San Francisco State for 22 years, including 4 years as Associate Dean of the College of Science and Engineering and 3 years as Associate Dean of Graduate Studies at San Francisco State. In the summer of 2012 Lisa accepted a new job at UC Berkeley as the Director of Education and Outreach for the UC Museum of Paleontology where she can combine her love of fossils and science education.