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Jack C. Pashin's Outreach

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JACK C. PASHIN


Professor and Devon Petroleum Chair of Basin Research

Office:      103G Noble Research Center
Phone:     1.405.744.5308
Fax:          1.405.744.7841
Email:       jack.pashin@okstate.edu
Ph.D.        1990 University of Kentucky
M.S.          1985 University of Kentucky
B.S.          1982 Bradley University

   

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      Students relaxing on an outcrop during the Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RCES) program.

Professional Societies
•    Alabama Geological Society
•    American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Energy Minerals Division
•    Geological Society of America, Coal Geology Division, Sedimentary Geology Division
•    SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)
•    Sigma Xi

University Service:
•    Chair, Personnel Committee, Boone Pickens School of Geology, Oklahoma State University (2013- ).
•    Member, Graduate Committee, Boone Pickens School of Geology, Oklahoma State University (2013- ).
•    Member, Alumni/Industry Relations Committee, Boone Pickens School of Geology, Oklahoma State University (2013- ).
•    Member, Student Enrichment Committee, Boone Pickens School of Geology, Oklahoma State University (2013- ).

Professional Service:
•    Manuscript reviews: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, Chemosphere, International Journal of Coal Geology, Fuel, Energy and Fuels, Environmental Earth Sciences, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Journal of Paleontology, Journal of Unconventional Resources, Natural Resources Research
•    Voting Member, United States Technical Advisory Group to International Organization for Standardization Technical Committee on Carbon Dioxide Capture, Transportation and Geological Storage (ISO TC 265) (2013- ).
•    Academic representative, Coalbed Methane Committee, Energy Minerals Division, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2013- ).
•    Theme Chair, Petroleum Systems Analysis, 2013 American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (2012-2013).
•    Member, Honors and Awards Committee, Energy Minerals Division, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2012- ).
•    Member, Honors and Awards Committee, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies (2012-2015).
•    Member, Nomination Committee, Geological Society of America Coal Geology Division (2012-2013).
•    Co-leader (with Ian Duncan), Technical Working Group, Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission Task Force on Offshore Geological Carbon Sequestration (2010-2011).
•    Government representative, Coalbed Methane Committee, Energy Minerals Division, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2010- ).
•    Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Speakers Bureau (2009- ).
•    Joint Technical Program Committee, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting (2008-2010).
•    American Association of Petroleum Geologists Distinguished Lecture Committee (2006-2010).
•    Energy Resources, Research, and Technology Committee, Interstate Oil  and Gas Compact Commission (2006- ).
•    Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Coal Geology (2003- ).
•    Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Publications Committee (2003- ).
•    Member, Editorial Committee, CO2 Sequestration Book Projects, Energy Minerals Division and Division of Environmental Geosciences of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2003-2009).
•    Member, International Energy Agency Expert Review Panel, RECOPOL CO2 Sequestration Project (2003).
•    Associate Editor, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin (2001- ).
•    Technical Program Committee, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, New Orleans Annual Meeting, 2000 (1999-2000).
•    Advisory council, National Coal Quality Inventory (NaCQI), sponsored by U.S. Geological Survey and Electric Power Research Institute (1996-1998).
•    Committee on Domestic Oil and Gas Resource Evaluation; Joint committee of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, American Association of State Geologists, U.S. Geological Survey, and Minerals Management Service (1995-96).

Educational Outreach:
•    Instructor, Innovative Water Management Workshop, Sponsored by Petroleum Technology Transfer Council, Morgantown, West Virginia, (September 22, 2013).
•    Instructor, Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS), Sponsored by Entrix, Southeastern Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership, and Southern Company, Birmingham, Alabama, (June 2-12, 2013).
•    Instructor, Oklahoma State University-Halliburton Geosciences Ambassador Program (OSHA-GAP), Field and laboratory instructional program for Junior High School teachers sponsored by Halliburton, Incorporated (June 13, 2013).
•    Instructor, Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS), Sponsored by Entrix, Southeastern Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership, and Southern Company, Birmingham, Alabama, (June 3-13, 2012).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Mike Karmis, Jerry Hill, and Nino Ripepi), SECARB-Ed Training Session, Eastern Coal Council Annual Meeting, Kingsport, Tennessee (May 2012).
•    Presenter, USGS Geologic CO2 Sequestration in Unconventional Reservoirs Workshop, Shepherdstown, WV (March 2012).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Mike Karmis, Tim Carr, Jerry Hill, and Nino Ripepi), SECARB-Ed Training Session, Carbon Management Technology Conference, Orlando, Florida (February 2012).
•    Co-leader (with William A. Thomas) Of Mushwads and Mayhem: Disharmonically Deformed Shale in the Appalachian Thrust Belt of Alabama, Alabama Geological Society 48th Annual Field Trip (December 15-17, 2011).
•    Guest lecturer on climate change and carbon sequestration, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Institute, Boca Raton High School, Boca Raton, Florida (October 2011).
•    Co-leader (with Stephen Carpenter), Carbon Management: SECARB-Ed CCS Training Session: Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania,  Pittsburgh Coal Conference (September, 2011).
•    Instructor, Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS), Sponsored by Entrix, Southeastern Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership, and Southern Company, Birmingham, Alabama, (June 6-12, 2011).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Tim Carr, Ian Duncan, and Dwight Peters), SECARB-Ed Training Session, SECARB Sixth Annual Stakeholders’ Briefing, Atlanta, Georgia (March 2011).
•    Workshop Leader, The role of Carbon Capture and Storage in Rejuvenating and Diversifying the Energy Portfolio of the Southeastern United States: Capital Club, Jackson, Mississippi, sponsored by the Petroleum Technology Transfer Council and SECARB-Ed (January 2011).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Michael Karmis, Nino Ripepi, and Tim Carr), Carbon Capture and Storage Fundamentals and Best Practices: Lexington, Kentucky, Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration Central Appalachian Section Meeting, sponsored by SECARB-Ed (October 2010).
•    Leader (with Richard E. Carroll, Marcella R. McIntyre, and Rashmi L. B. Grace), Geology of Unconventional Gas Plays in the Southern Appalachian Thrust Belt; 2010 American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana. Sponsored by Society for Sedimentary Geology and the Energy Minerals Division of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
•    Member, Planning Committee, Society of Petroleum Engineers International Conference on CO2 Capture, Storage, and Utilization, New Orleans, Louisiana (2009-2010).
•    Leader (with Richard E. Carroll), ASBOG (National Association of State Boards of Geology) Annual Field trip, Cahaba Coalfield, Alabama, (2009).
•    Guest lecturer on climate change and carbon sequestration, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Institute, Shelton State Community College, Tuscaloosa, Alabama (2009).
•    Member, Planning Committee, Society of Petroleum Engineers International Conference on CO2 Capture, Storage, and Utilization, La Jolla, California, (2008-2009).
•    Member, Program Committee, 29th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference “Unconventional Energy Resources: Making the Unconventional Conventional, Houston Texas (2008-2009).
•    Chairman, Antoinette Lierman Medlin Scholarship Committee, Geological Society of America, Coal Geology Division (2008-2009).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Hannes E. Leetaru, John Kaldi, Mark Holtz, and others), Principles of Geologic Carbon Sequestration, American Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas (2008).
•    Member, Technical Program Committee for Society of Petroleum Engineers Applied Technology Workshop on Coalbed Methane, Durango, Colorado (2007).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Andrew Scott and Ian Palmer), 2006 National Workshop on Coalbed Methane: New Delhi, India, sponsored by Total CBM Solutions and the Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (2006).
•    Co-leader (with Dorothy E. Raymond and Richard E. Carroll), Alabama Geological Society special field trip (2005).
•    Short Course Instructor (with Andrew R. Scott, Walter B. Ayers, and others), Geology of coalbed methane reservoirs in the Gulf of Mexico region. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas (2004).
•    Seminar Instructor, Methane production and CO2 sequestration in coal beds: University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain (2004).
•    Administrator of John S. Winefordner and John G. Newton academic scholarships for the Alabama Geological Society (2002-2004).
•    Instructor (with Peter D. Warwick, Charles E. Barker, and others), Coalbed methane potential in Texas, Louisiana, and Mexico. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas (2002).
•    Work with Alabama Paleontological Society (amateur group) on characterization and preservation of the Union Chapel amphibian-reptile trackway locality in Walker County, Alabama, as an educational resource (2000-2002).
•    Leader (with R. E. Carroll), Alabama Geological Society 36th Annual Field Trip (1999).
•    Workshop Leader, Revitalizing Gilbertown Oil Field: Characterization of Fractured Chalk and Glauconitic Sandstone Reservoirs in an Extensional Fault System, sponsored by the Geological Survey of Alabama, U.S. Department of Energy, BDM-Oklahoma, Incorporated, and the Eastern Gulf Regional Lead Organization of the Petroleum Technology Transfer Council (1998).
•    Co-leader (with D. N. Bearce and W. E. Osborne), Alabama Geological Society 34th Annual Field Trip (1997).
•    Developed and conducted courses in petroleum geology and structural geology for Mineral Engineering students at the University of Alabama (1994-1996).
•    Leader, Alabama Geological Society 30th Annual Field Trip (1993).
•    Chairman, Antoinette Lierman Medlin Scholarship Committee, Geological Society of America, Coal Geology Division (1993).
•    Member, Antoinette Lierman Medlin Scholarship Committee, Geological Society of America, Coal Geology Division (1992).
•    Co-leader (with F. R. Ettensohn), Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Field Trip (1992).
•    Leader (with J. C. Sarnecki), Geological Society of America Southeastern Section Field Trip (1990).
•    Instructor, Sedimentary basin analysis and its application to coalbed methane exploration and production (short course), College of Continuing Studies, University of Alabama (1990).



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