Tom Howe

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Thomas R. Howe III
Senior Specialist and Co-director of the Hydrogeology Field Course
Office: 
(269) 387-5492
Location: 
1114 Rood Hall, Mail Stop 5241
Mailing address: 
Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5241 USA
Education: 
  • M.S., Earth Sciences, Western Michigan University, 2017
  • B.S., Hydrogeology, Western Michigan University, 2010
Certification: 
  • OSHA HAZWOPER Current
Teaching interests: 
  • Field geology
  • Hydrogeology
  • Drilling, well design and installation
Research interests: 
  • Surficial processes
  • Hydrogeology
  • Geomorphology
Bio: 

Tom Howe is senior geosciences specialist in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences at Western Michigan University. He is also the departmental equipment and lab coordinator, Schmaltz geology museum curator and co-director of the Hydrogeology Field Course, which provides practical knowledge to students.