Dr. Melida Gutierrez


Geography Geology and Planning
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Geography Geology and Planning
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, 1992, University of Texas at El Paso


  • GLG 110 Principles of Geology
  • GLG 171 Environmental Geology
  • GLG 580/680 Principles of Geochemistry
  • GLG 597 Graduate Research in Geology
  • GLG 701 Geology for Secondary Teachers I
  • GLG 798 Research in Geological Sciences
  • GRY 240 Earth Science for Teachers

Research and professional interests

  • Earth science education
  • Groundwater contamination
  • Rio Grande Basin research
  • Soil salinity
  • Soils and water chemistry in karst areas
  • Stream water quality

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