Dr. Nigel Brush, Professor of Geology

Dr. Nigel Brush

Professor of Geology
Building: 
Kettering Science Building
Office Number: 
421
Phone: 
419.289.5271

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University in 2000
  • Areas of research include geoarchaeology, dendrochronology and millennial-scale climate change events
  • Co-director of the Ashland/Wooster/Columbus Archaeological & Geological Consortium and former curator and co-founder of the Killbuck Valley Natural History Museum

Education

UCLA, Ph.D. in Anthropology
University of Southampton, M.A. in Archaeological Methods and Theory
Ohio State University, B.A. in Anthropology
Ph.D., Anthropology, UCLA
Cincinnati Bible College, B.S. in English Bible
Ohio State University and Akron University, Post-doctoral work in Geology

I work in...

At Ashland University, our programs in chemistry, biochemistry, geology and physics emphasize close faculty/student interactions and hands-on experience with modern equipment.  Our majors have the opportunity to work side by side with experts in the laboratory and the field... Read More

Environmental science is truly interdisciplinary.  Projects typically depend on collaboration among scientists and other professionals with different areas of expertise, and require  knowledge of  biology, chemistry, geology and toxicology.  Environmental science majors at AU... Read More

Events

Oct
22
Dr. Thomas Reed (clarinet) joins forces with Maestro Arie Lipsky...Read more
Oct
23
A seminar titled “Addressing our Community’s Crisis: Educational and Health...Read more
Oct
23
Ashland University’s Department of Foreign Languages will hold a Tournées...Read more
Oct
24
Ashland University’s Department of Foreign Languages will hold a Tournées...Read more
Oct
24
A public lecture titled “Lead Poisoning: An Invisible Threat to...Read more