Faculty & Staff

Robert Lopez

Robert Lopez


Geology / Oceanography Instructor

(408) 741-2437




GEOL 1A: Physical Geology

GEOL 1B: Historical Geology

GEOL 2B: Historical Geology Lab

GEOL 12A: Environmental Geology and Laboratory

GEOL 15: Geology of California

GEOL 20: Field Geology

OCEA 1: General Oceanography


Ph.D. Earth Sciences
University of California, Santa Cruz (June 1997)

B.S. Geology
California State University, Hayward (December 1989)

A.A. General Studies
Palomar Community College, San Marcos, CA (August 1986)


Post Doctoral Researcher, University of California, Santa Cruz (1997-2000)

Part-Time Instructor, West Valley College, Saratoga (1999-2000)

Lecture, University of California, Santa Cruz (1998-1999)

Investigador/Researcher, Universidad Nacional Autonima de Mexico, Mexico D.F. (1998-1999)

Graduate Student/Teaching Assistant, University of California, Santa Cruz (1990-1997)

Teaching Assistant, California State University, Hayward (1989-1990)

Geological Technician, U.S. Geological Survey (1987-1990)

last published: 3/21/18