Positions

Overview

  • Larry Ward has a Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina (1978) in Marine Geology. Primary interests include estuarine, coastal, and inner shelf sedimentology and surficial processes.

    Dr. Ward's most recent research has focused on estuarine sedimentological processes and depositional environments, coastal geomorphology and erosion, the physical characteristics of inner shelf bottom habitats, and the stratigraphy, sea level history and Holocene evolution of nearshore marine systems.

    Teaching interests ranges from introductory geology and oceanography courses to graduate level coastal and estuarine sedimentology and surficial processes course.

    Dr. Ward is an Associate Research Professor in the Department of Earth Sciences and is a member of the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping and Jackson Estuarine Laboratory.
  • Teaching Activities

  • Top/Geol Oce Hydro Surveyors Taught course 2019
  • Top/Geol Hydro Surveyors Taught course 2018
  • Top/Nearshore Processes Taught course 2018
  • Top/Nearshore Processes Taught course 2018
  • Adv Rsrch Exp/Earth Sciences Taught course 2017
  • Top/Nearshore Processes Taught course 2015
  • Top/Nearshore Processes Taught course 2015
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire
  • M.S. Marine Technology, University of South Carolina
  • Ph.D. Marine Technology, University of South Carolina
  • Full Name

  • Larry Ward