Research
  • 2003-present: Associate Professor, Department of Geology & Affiliate Faculty, Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC), University of Maryland, College Park
  • 2001- present: Affiliate Faculty, Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC), University of Maryland, College Park
  • 1997-2003: Assistant Professor, Department of Geology, University of Maryland, College Park
  • 1995-1997 Research Associate, Harvard University
  • 1993-1995 Research Associate and Mass Spectrometry Facility Manager, Harvard University
  • 1990-1993 Post-doctoral Fellow, Harvard University, supervisors Profs. A.H. Knoll and S.B. Jacobsen
  • 1983-1990 Research Assistant, Indiana University, Biogeochemical Laboratories, supervisors Profs. J. M. Hayes and C. Klein
  • 1981 Research Assistant, Louisiana State University, supervisor Prof. J. S. Hanor


Dr. Alan Jay Kaufman
Associate Professor of Geology
Department of Geology, University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-4211
Office: (301) 405-0395, Fax: (301) 405-3597, kaufman@geol.umd.edu