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Harry Birkmann

Harry Birkmann
Office: G-101
Phone: (602) 787-6820
Fax: (602) 787-6675
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Diploma in Geology from Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen, Germany
Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Geology from Arizona State University
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Geology from Arizona State University

Courses Taught

GLG101/GLG103 - Physical Geology (Lecture and Lab)
GLG102/GLG104 - Historical Geology (Lecture and Lab)
GLG110/GLG111 - Natural Disasters and the Environment (Lecture and Lab)
GLG225 - Introduction to Invertebrate Paleontology

Biographical Information

Dr. Harry Birkmann is originally from Germany. He grew up in Venezuela and Colombia. He came to the US as an international student in 1990 to attend ASU. He has studied macrofossils in Germany and microfossils at ASU. He has taught several Geology courses at ASU and MCC before joining PVCC.

Dr. Birkmann has been at PVCC for 15 years. He loves nature and the outdoors, not just rocks!