Dr. Arthur Merschat

Dr. Merschat is a research scientist with the United States Geological Survey, who is responsible for mapping the rocks of the southeastern US. He frequently co-advises and mentors GES students doing tectonics research in the region.


  • B.S. - Appalachian State University
  • M.S. - University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • Ph.D. - University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Title: Affiliated Research Professor, Research Geologist, United States Geological Survey (Reston, VA)
Department: Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences

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Phone: (703) 648-6035