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Craig Ashbrook

Craig Ashbrook


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Skills & Interests


  • Royal Geographical Society
    Chartered Geographer 06/2004 – Current
  • Society of Independent Prfessional Earth Scientists
    Certified Earth Scientist 05/2004 – Current
  • Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists
    Member 01/2004 – Current

Education History

  • Doctor of Arts (05/2002)
    George Mason University
  • DCCE (05/1996)
    George Mason University
  • Groundwater Scientist Credential (09/1991)
    The Ohio State University


  • Ashbrook, Craig M.. (2004). Geology of the Cedar Bluff Overlook Park
  • Ashbrook, Craig M.. (July 2004). Toward The Unification of Disciplines in GSA Today. (Volume 14, Number 7).
  • Ashbrook, Craig M.. (2002). Soil Attributes as Viable Agents in Red Spruce Mortality Along the Southern Appalachian Highlands With Applications As Field and Laboratory Exercises For Community College Science Courses.. UMI Company.

Teaching Experience

  • A plethora of Environmental Science Courses (Current)
    • Southwest Virginia Community College – geology, geography, forestry, hydrology, environmental codes, soil science
    • available on request
  • Oceanography for Teachers (Summer 2007)
    • University of Virginia – Oceanography
  • Geology of Virginia (Spring 2007)
    • University of Virginia – geology
    • Complete course covering the geology of the Commonwealth

Honors & Awards

  • Neil Miner Award (10/2005)
    For exceptional contributions to the stimulation of interest in the earth sciences
  • SCHEV Outstanding Faculty representative for SwVCC (09/2003)
  • Educator of the Year (05/2003)
    Phi Delta Kappa International, SW Virginia Chapter 1202


  • Too many to list to date, 09/17/2007
    List available on request


  • Professor of Environmental Management (08/1989 – Current) Soutwest Virginia Community College
  • Others available upon request (09/2007 – 09/2007)