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Emily M. Klein

University Distinguished Service Professor
Earth and Climate Sciences
Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708-0328
Room A115, LSRC-A Wing, Box 90328, Durham, NC 27708


Dr. Klein's research focuses on the geochemistry of oceanic basalts, using diverse tools of major, trace and isotopic analyses. Her research involves sea-going expeditions to sample and map the ocean floor.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

University Distinguished Service Professor · 2018 - Present Earth and Climate Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment

Education, Training & Certifications

Columbia University · 1988 Ph.D.
Columbia University · 1986 M.A.
Barnard College · 1978 B.A.