G. MICHAEL GRAMMER
Carbonate Sedimentology and stratigraphy, Carbonate Reservoir Characterization,Petroleum Geology
Office: 103D Noble Research Center
Miscellaneous Professional Service
2004-present Associate Editor, Journal of Sedimentary Research
2014 SEPM Joint Program Technical Chair, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Ca
2014 AAPG Technical Committee Member for Carbonate Program, AAPG ACE, Houston, TX
2014 Technical Session Chair – AAPG ACE, “Unconventional Carbonate Reservoirs”
2010 Technical Program Chairman – Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists
2009-2010 Technical Session Chair – SEPM Student Award Session, AAPG ACE
2008-2012 Faculty Advisor, Core Kids – a K-12 Geological Outreach Program that has visited with over 5000 students since January of 2008.
2005-2008 Committee Member – AAPG Distinguished Lecture Committee
2007 Technical Session Chair – AAPG/SEPM Annual Meeting, “Carbonate Diagenesis and Reservoir Quality Prediction”
2006 Technical Session Chair – ES AAPG, “New Approaches to Carbonates of the Eastern U.S.”
2003-2007 Faculty Advisor – WMU Student chapter of AAPG
2002-2006 Undergraduate Advisor for Geology Majors
2004-2005 President, Michigan Basin Geological Society
2005 Technical Session co-Chair, "Outcrop Analogs and Visualization Techniques for Reservoir Modeling", 2005 AAPG/SEPM Annual Mtg., Calgary
2003-2004 Vice-President, Michigan Basin Geological Society
2002-2004 WMU Faculty Advisor, Western Michigan University Geology Club
2003 WMU Field Trip Leader, organized and co-led 9 day field trip for the WMU Geology Club to 4-Corners Region of the U.S.
2003-2007 Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 2003-2004.
1998-2009 Field Seminar Leader, (1998-2007) AAPG Field Seminar, "Sequence stratigraphy and reservoir distribution in a modern carbonate platform, Bahamas", with G. P. Eberli and P. M. Harris.
2004 Technical Session co-Chair, developed session for “Cores and More – A Look at the Reservoir”, 2004 AAPG/SEPM Annual Mtg., Dallas, TX.
2003 Technical Session co-Chair, “Porosity development within a sequence stratigraphic framework”, 2003 AAPG Annual Mtg., Salt Lake City, UT.
2002-2003 AAPG Distinguished Lecturer, presentations to 19 universities and geological societies in the United States, Canada and Mexico, 2002-2003.
2002-2003 WMU Curriculum Revision – proponent in revising and updating WMU
curriculum in Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, 2002-2003.
2000-2003 Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 2000-2003.
2002 WMU K-12 Outreach, Presentation to local church group on “Careers in
Oceanography and Marine Science”, 2002.
2001 Field Trip Leader, Sequence Stratigraphy and Reservoir Characterization of a Carboniferous Mixed Carbonate/Siliciclastic System, Paradox Basin, Utah, 2001 AAPG Meeting, with G. P. Eberli, L. J. Weber, and J. F. Sarg.
2000-2002 Committee Member, AAPG Grant's-in-Aid, 2000-2002.
1998-2001 AAPG Visiting Professional Geologist Program - University Outreach, 1-2 campus visits/yr., 1998-2001.
2000 Technical Session co-Chair, "Use of Recent Analogs for Effective Reservoir Modeling and Management", 2000 AAPG Annual Mtg., with G. P. Eberli and P. M. Harris.
1997-1998 Advisory Committee Member and participant in the on-line "E-mail Expert" list for GSA's Partners in Education Program (PEP), 1997-1998.
1997 K-12 Outreach, Co-PI and lecturer, INSTAR Program, Dade County and NSF funded, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 1997.
1996-1997 Graduate Student Outreach, Developed and taught workshop for graduate students on "How to Successfully Prepare for and Present Professional Papers at Scientific Meetings", University of Miami/RSMAS.
1996-1997 Mentor, participant in University of Miami’s Undergraduate Mentor Program
1996 Technical Session co-Chair, "Ancient Carbonate Processes, Dolomites, Cements, and Diagenetic Models", 1996 GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.
1996 K-12 Outreach, participant in University of Miami’s Teacher Outreach Program.
1989 Scientific Advisor, NOAA Field Test of Harbor Branch SCOOP-ROV, Little Bahama Bank.
REVIEW OF MANUSCRIPTS AND PROPOSALS (LAST 5 YEARS)
Manuscripts Recently Reviewed for:
Journal of Sedimentary Research
Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Special Publications - American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Special Publications – Society of Sedimentary Geology (SEPM)
Research Proposals Recently Reviewed for:
National Science Foundation
Petroleum Research Fund (American Chemical Society)
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
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