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Professional Appointments:
Upstream Structural Geologist, BP America                                              08/2020 - current
Structural Geology Intern, BP America                                                       05/2019 - 08/2019
Structural Geology Intern, Chesapeake Energy                                         05/2018 - 08/2018
Graduate Research & Teaching Assistant, University of Oklahoma       08/2017 - 07/2020
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Oklahoma State University                       08/2015 - 07/2017
Bureau of Geophysical Prospecting (BGP-CNPC), Nigeria                       10/2010 - 02/2014

Education:
PhD., Geophysics (August 2020)

University of Oklahoma, U.S.
Emphases: Structural Geology, Geomechanics, Geophysics


MSc., Geology (August 2017)

Oklahoma State University, U.S.
Emphases: Active Tectonics, Near-Surface Geophysics


BTech., Geology (October 2008)

Federal University of Technology, Akure (F.U.T.A.), Nigeria
Emphases: Structural Geology, Satellite Remote Sensing

Fellowships:

· Chris J. Cheatwood Geology & Geophysics Graduate Scholarship Award (University of Oklahoma): August 2018

· Decker Dawson Graduate Fellowship in Geophysics (Oklahoma State University): August 2016

· Skinner Geology Graduate Fellowship (Oklahoma State University): August 2015

 

Other Awards:

· 2nd Place Best Poster Presentation at the ConocoPhillips Research Symposium, University of Oklahoma:         April 2019

· 1st Place Best Poster Presentation at the 2019 AAPG Spring-Break Student Expo: March 2019

· 2018 Ben Hare Excellence in Research Award, School of Geosciences, University of Oklahoma: May 2018
· 2018 Geological Society of America (GSA) Research Grant Award Award: April 2018

· 3rd Place Best Poster Presentation at the 2018 AAPG Spring-Break Student Expo: March 2018

· 1st Place Best Student Oral Presentation at Eastern Section SSA Annual Meeting: Oct 2017

· Best Poster Presentation at AAPG-ConocoPhillips TechFest 2017 Conference, Oklahoma State University: March 2017

Journal Editorial Service
• Associate Editor, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G-Cubed), American Geophysical Union [March 2021 - Current]
• Editorial Board Member, EScubed (ES3), The Geological Society of London [November 2020 - Current]
• Guest Editor, Frontiers in Earth Science: Special volume on Frontiers in African Earth Sciences [December 2020 - December 2021]

For additional details, click the button below to access my CV. It contains information about my academic background and achievements, professional attainments, and current appointments and engagements.

The attached CV is not frequently updated. For an updated and more detailed version of my CV, please reach out to me through my email (folarin.kol@gmail.com).