Dave Mayo

Dave MayoDr. Dave Mayo

Math Science Building, Room 329




Areas of expertise: geology, geochemistry, igneous and metamorphic petrology.


Dr. Dave Mayo joined the geology faculty at UAFS in 2011.  He earned his Ph.D. in Geoscience from the University of Southern California in 1996 and taught at California State University, Los Angeles before coming to UAFS.  Dave’s research and publications are in the areas of igneous and metamorphic petrology, geochemistry, and geoscience education.  He directed or co-directed three National Science Foundation grants and is past-chair of the Geoscience Education Division of the Geological Society of America.  Dave currently teaches undergraduate courses in geology and is working to develop a B.S. degree in geology at UAFS.