Education:


University of California, Santa Cruz, Earth & Planetary Sciences Dept., Santa Cruz, CA

Ph.D., Earth & Planetary Sciences, June 2009, Advisors: Dr. Daniel Farber, Dr. Elise Knittle

Thesis: 10Be geochronology of geomorphic features within the western Central Andean

margin: Tectonic and climatic implications.


Hamilton College, Geology Dept., Clinton, NY

B.A. Geology, May 2001, Advisor: Dr. David Bailey

Thesis: Petrogenesis of xenoliths in Miocene basalts of northeastern Oregon.

Previous Work:


2009-2012     Assistant Professor, Earth & Planetary Sciences, McGill University, Montréal, Quebec



2003-2009    Graduate Research Assistant, Earth & Planetary Sciences UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA

                         Dr. Daniel Farber, Dr. Elise Knittle


2004-2008    Teaching Assistant

                         Earth & Planetary Sciences,  UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA


2006-2008    Expanding Your Horizons Workshop Instructor, K-12 guest teacher, Santa Cruz, CA

                        Graduate students and Researchers offer Outreach Workshops (GROW)        

                        program, UCSC


2002-2003    AmeriCorps, Team Member, Atlanta, GA

                        Atlanta Outward Bound Center: EcoWatch Program, Environmental Education        

                        and Conservation


2001-2002   Staff Geologist, Atlanta Environmental Management, Inc., Atlanta, GA

Refereed Publications


Rodríguez, M.P., Carretier, S., Charrier, R., Saillard, M., Regard, V., Hérail, G., Hall, S., and Farber, D. Quaternary uplift in the Western Andes of north-central Chile revealed by cosmogenic dating of pediments and marine terraces, in press, Geomorphology.Rodriguez et al., 2012 in press.pdf


Hall, S.R., Farber, D. L., Audin, L., Finkel, R.C., Recent contractile deformation in the forearc of southern Peru, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 337-338, 85-90, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.04.007. Hall et al., 2012.pdf


Saillard, M., Hall S.R., Audin, L., Farber D.L, Regard, V., Hérail, G., 2011. Andean coastal uplift and active tectonics in southern Peru: 10Be surface exposure dating of differentially uplifted marine terrace sequences (San Juan de Marcona, ~15.4°S), Geomorphology, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.01.004. Saillard et al., 2011.pdf


Rood, D.H., Hall, S.R., Guilderson, T.P., Finkel, R.C., and Brown, T.A., 2010. Challenges and opportunities in high-precision Be-10 measurements at CAMS, Nuclear Instruments and Methods B, Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 268, 730-732, doi: 10.1016/j.nimb.2009.10.016. Rood et al., 2010.pdf


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Ramage, J.M., Rodbell, D.T., Finkel, R.C., Smith, J.A., Mark, B.G.,

Kassel, C., Geochronology of LLGM through Holocene glaciations from the tropical Cordillera Huayhuash, Peru, 2009. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, 2991-3009, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2009.08.004. Hall et al., 2009.pdf


Saillard, M., Hall S.R., Audin, L., Hérail, G., Farber D.L., Finkel, R.C., Martinod, J., Bondoux, F., and Regard, V., 2008. Pleistocene marine terrace development and non-steady long-term uplift rates along the Andean margin of Chile (31°S). Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 277(1-2), 50-63, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2008.09.039. Saillard et al., 2008.pdf


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., Finkel, R.C., Meriaux, A-S., 2008. Geochronology of pediment surfaces in southern Peru: Implications for Quaternary deformation of the Andean forearc.  Tectonophysics, 459,186-205, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2007.11.073. Hall et al., 2008.pdf


Audin, L., David, C., Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Hérail, G., 2006. Geomorphic evidences of

recent tectonic activity in the forearc, southern Peru. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina, 61(4), 545-554. Audin et al., 2006.pdf

Selected Abstracts


Hodson, K.R., Hall, S.R., Michalak, M., Farber, D., Hourigan, J.K., 2012, Holocene denudation and

landscape deformation in the Cordillera Blanca, Peru, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T21E-2615.


Michalak, M., Hall, S.R, Farber, D., Hourigan, J.K. 2012, Exhumation of the Western Cordillera of the Peruvian Andes (5-12 °S), Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T21E-2614.


Michalak, M., Hall, S.R., Farber, D., and Hourigan, J.K., 2011, Late Cenozoic exhumation in the

        northern Peruvian Andes, EOS Trans, AGU, Fall Meeting Suppl., T14C-01.


Hodson, K.R., Hall, S.R., 2011, Landscape modification in a glaciated tropical mountain range:

        Basin-averaged 10Be erosion rates from the Cordillera Blanca, Peru. Eos Trans. AGU, Fall

        Meet. Suppl., EP23C-0780.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., and Finkel, R.C., 2010. Recently active contractile

        deformation in the forearc of southern Peru., Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl.,        

        Abstract EP44A-06.


Michalak, M.J., Hall, S.R., Rose, E.J., Hourigan, J.K., and Farber, D.L., Evidence for a

        late Miocene-Pliocene pulse of exhumation from low-T thermochronology in the    
        Peruvian Andes,
Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No.

        5, p. 521


Michalak, M.J., Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Hourigan, J.K., and Rose, E.J., 2010. Evidence for a

        late Miocene-Pliocene pulse of exhumation from low-t thermochronology in the northern

        Peruvian Andes, Sociedad Geológica del Perú Publicación.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., and Finkel, R.C., 2009. Tectonics, climate and mountain

        building in the forearc of southern Peru recorded in the 10Be chronology of low-relief

        surface abandonment, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T43B-2089.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., Saillard, M., and Finkel, R.C., 2008. On the Relationship of

        Dynamic Forearc Processes in Southern Peru to the Development and Preservation of

        Andean Topography, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T43D-07.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., Finkel, R.C., 2008. The dynamic forearc of southern Peru. 7th

        International Symposium on Andean Geodynamics (ISAG 2008, Nice), Extended Abstracts.


Davis, M.W., Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., Finkel, R.C., 2007. Quaternary geologic history of   

        the Rio Tambo, southern Peru: repeated mass-wasting events in Western Cordillera

        drainages, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T31A-0283.


Saillard, M., Audin, L., Hérail, G., Martinod, J., Regard, V., Machare, J., Ortlieb, L., Hall,

S.R., Farber, D.L., Bondoux, F., 2007. Quantifying the uplift of Peruvian and Chilean costal areas: 10Be and 26Al dating of marine terraces.  EGU 4th General Assembly, Abstract no. AVH2-A.


Hall, S.R., Ramage, J.M., Rodbell, D.T., Finkel, R.C., Smith, J.A., Mark, B.G., Farber, D.L., 2006.

        Geochronology and equilibrium line altitudes of LLGM through Holocene glaciations from the

        tropical Cordillera Huayhuash, Peru. Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract

        PP31C-1767.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L,  Audin, L, Meriaux, A.S., 2005. Forearc deformation of the Peruvian margin:

        Quantifying the rates of Quaternary deformation in pediment surfaces using in situ-produced

        cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al. 6th International Symposium on Andean Geodynamics (ISAG

        2005, Barcelona), Extended Abstracts, p.358-359.


Hall, S.R., Farber, D.L., Audin, L., Meriaux, A.S., Torres, V., 2004. Forearc deformation along the

        Peruvian margin and the effects of changes in subduction style: Quantifying the rates of

        Quaternary deformation using in situ produced cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al. Sociedad   

        Geológica del Perú Publicación Especial No.6, p. 219.

Professional Affiliations


American Geophysical Union

Association for Experiential Education

Association for Women Geoscientists

Canadian Geophysical Union

Geological Association of Canada

Geological Society of America

Geological Society of Peru

National Association of Geoscience Teachers

Employment:


Professor of Geology     College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME, USA

                                        Sept 2012-present