Instructor of Earth Science

Contact InformationNick fox photo

Office:   Traphagen Hall #202
Phone:   (406) 994-7566

Curriculum Vitae


Office Hours: Spring 2018

M 310:00-11:00am, W 3:00-4:00pm, and by appointment




MSc, Earth Sciences, Montana State University, Department of Earth Sciences

B.S. Geology, Washington and Lee University, Department of Geology


Research Interests:

Applied GIS in geosciences.

The provenance, sedimentology, and tectonic history of the LaHood Formation, Southwest Montana.


Classes Taught:

GPHY 284 Introduction to GIS Science & Cartography

GPHY 384 Advanced GIS & Spatial Analysis

GPHY 484 Applied GIS & Spatial Analysis

GPHY 504 GIS Research Fundamentals

GEO 208 Earth Materials


Lindsay M.R., Anderson C., Fox N., Scofield G., Allen J., Anderson E., Bueter L., Poudel S., Sutherland K., Munson-McGee J. H., Van Nostrand J. D., Zhou J., Spear J. R., Baxter B.K., Lageson D. R., and Boyd E. S., (2016). Microbialite Response to an Anthropogenic Salinity Gradient in Great Salt Lake, Utah. Geobiology.