CJI Partners

Cook-Joyce partners with some of the top experts in the fields of environmental engineering and geology.

 
 
 
 

INTERA Geosciences & Engineering

INTERA Geosciences & Engineering

As a geosciences and engineering consulting firm, INTERA is a leader in the development and application of numerical models and other decision support tools to help meet environmental, water resource, and waste isolation challenges. INTERA applies these same quantitative skills to the design and implementation of soil and groundwater investigations and remedial actions to address affected environmental media, the collection and analysis of hydrologic data to support water planning, and the hydrogeologic characterization and performance assessment analyses needed to demonstrate the long-term safety of waste repositories.

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Dr. Robert M. Holt

Dr. Robert M. Holt

Dr. Robert M. Holt is Associate Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, at the University of Mississippi.

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Earth and Environmental Science with a dissertation in Hydrology, 2000, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

M.S., Geology, 1988, University of Texas at El Paso

B.S., Geological Engineering, 1983, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2006 - present, Associate Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of Mississippi
  • 2000-2006, Assistant Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of Mississippi
  • 2003 (summer), Faculty Fellowship Award, Academic Center for Excellence, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
  • 2002 (summer), Faculty Fellowship Award, Academic Center for Excellence, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
  • 2001 (summer), Faculty Fellowship Award, Academic Center for Excellence, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
  • 1997 - 2000, Student Intern, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
  • 1995 - 1996, DOE fellowship, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID
  • 1994 - 1995, DOE fellowship, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
  • 1984 - 1992, Senior Geologist, International Technology Corporation (IT), Albuquerque, NM
  • 1983, Research Assistant, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Geophysical Union

Geological Society of America

National Ground Water Association

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Dr. Dennis W. Powers

Dr. Dennis W. Powers

Dr. Dennis W. Powers is Adjunct Professor of Geology, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, at the University of Mississippi.

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Geology, 1980, Princeton University

B.S., Geology, 1967, Iowa State University

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Adjunct Professor of Geology, University of Mississippi
  • 1988 - present, Consultant (self-employed)
  • 1983 - 1988, Assistant Professor, Dept. Geological Science, University of Texas at El Paso
  • 1980 - 1983, Supervisor, Earth Sciences Division, Sandia National Laboratories
  • 1975 - 1980, Member of Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratories

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

International Association of Sedimentologists (IAS)

Geological Society of America (Fellow)

New Mexico Geological Society

SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)

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