Axen – Professional Experience


July 2005–July 2015 Associate Professor, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM
Adjunct Associate Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
July 2014 – November 2014 Associate Chair, Dept. of Earth & Environmental Science
July 2011-June 2014 Chair, Department of Earth and Environmental Science
January 2010 – June 2011 Associate Chair, Department of Earth and Environmental Science
July 2001–June 2005 Associate Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
July 1995–June 2001 Assistant Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
July 1992–Sept. 1995 Investigador Titular (approximately equivalent to Assoc. Prof.), CICESE–Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada
Nov. 1994–June 1995 Adjunct Faculty, San Diego State University
Feb. 1992–June 1992 Visiting Lecturer (half time), Harvard University
Sept. 1991–Jan. 1992 Visiting Lecturer (half time), Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sept. 1991–June 1992 Postdoctoral Fellow (half time), Harvard University
Sept. 1990–Aug. 1991 Research Fellow, Harvard University
Sept. 1987–Aug. 1990 National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow, Harvard University
July 1985–Aug. 1987 Research Fellow, Northern Arizona University
Nov. 1985–Dec. 1985 Faculty Appointment, U.S. Geological Survey
Aug. 1982–June 1985 Instructor of Geology, Northern Arizona University
Aug. 1981–July 1982 Visiting Instructor, Idaho State University
Nov. 1980–March 1981 Geologic Consultant, HydroGeoChem, Inc., Tucson, AZ
June 1980–July 1980 Visiting Lecturer, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Honors, Scholarships and Fellowships

Geological Society of America Fellow, 1998
Faculty Career Development Award, UCLA, 1998
Best Professor in Applied Geophysics, CICESE, 1993
Sistema Nacional de Investigadores, Mexico, November, 1993–September, 1995
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 1987–90
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, Honorable Mention, 1979
McDermott Scholarship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1975–78

Affiliations

Geological Society of America
American Geophysical Union
Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society
Peninsular Geological Society
New Mexico Geological Society
Unión Geofísica Mexicana