Kathy Benison

Kathleen Benison

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF GEOLOGY

Kathy uses sedimentary geology, geochemistry, and geomicrobiology to study the deposition and diagenesis of continental evaporites and red beds. Her active research projects include modern acid saline lake systems in Western Australia and Chile, their Permian analog deposits in the U.S. midcontinent, and similar systems on Mars.

 

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kathleen.benison@mail.wvu.edu