Department of Geology
University of Southern Indiana
Evansville, Indiana 47712
B.S./Geology 1986 Indiana Univ.-Purdue Univ. at Indianapolis
Ph.D./Geology 1991 Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
1997-present: U of Southern Indiana, Dept. of Geology, Evansville
Department Chairman and Associate Professor
1991-1997: Colby College, Dept. of Geology, Waterville, ME 04901.Asst Professor
1985-1992: U. S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, 5957 Lakeside Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46278. Hydrologist -Investigations Branch
1986-1987: National Park Service; Private Contractor-Science Division; Hydrogeology of Miller Woods Wetlands
Member: Geological Soc. of America; National Ground Water Assoc.;
Society of Wetland Scientists; American Geophysical Union
1989: Outstanding Mention Award Research Grant: Geological Society of America,
Ph.D. Research: Hydrogeology of the Miller Woods Wetlands
1991: 1st Place, Society of Wetland Scientists, Outstanding Student Paper: "A model of the evolution of hydrostratigraphic units and ground-water flow in ridge and swale wetlands"
1993: Faculty Fellowship Award: National Ground Water Association
1994: Faculty Fellowship Award: National Ground Water Association
1990: Illinois Water Resources Center/IndianaGeological Survey/NIU
"Ground-Water Geology of a Riverine Wetland System along the Illinois River "
1994: National Biological Survey $ 4,029.00
"The Influence of Ground Water Flow on the Nature, Source, and Fate of E. coli
in beaches of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore"
1994: Indiana Dept. of Environmental Management: $14,063.00
"Potential impacts of Steel-Mill Slag Disposal on Wetland and Ground-Water Quality"
1996: Maine Campus Compact: Environmental Geology of Waterville,
ME $ 2,799.00
Federally funded educational grant--Corporation for National and Community Service
Doss, Paul K., 1993, The nature of a dynamic water table in a
system of non- tidal, fresh-
water coastal wetlands: J. of Hydrology, vol. 141, pp. 107-126.
Doss, Paul K., 1994, Middle Wabash River basin: in Fenelon, J.,
Bobay, K., and others,
Hydrogeologic Atlas of Aquifers in Indiana: U. S. Geological Survey, Water-
Resources Investigations Report 92-4142, pp. 85-100.
Doss, Paul K., 1994, Constructed wetlands: Can and will we
engineer a viable ecosystem?, in,
Fleming, J.R. and Gemery, H.A. (eds.), Science, Technology and the Environment:
Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Univ. of Akron Press, Akron, OH pp.173-196.
Doss, Paul K., 1995, Physical-hydrogeologic processes in wetlands:
Natural Areas Journal,
v. 15, no. 3, pp. 216-226.
Doss, Paul K. and Doss, Heidi J., 1995, Enhanced Earth science
research and public
education in the U.S. National Park System: GSA Today, v. 5, no. 11, pp. 216-218.