Department of Earth, Environmental & Planetary Sciences

Blake Hodgin

Assistant Professor (Research)
GeoChem Building
Room 049
Research Interests Earth History, Tectonics Volcanology and Petrology


Eben (Blake) Hodgin is a sedimentary geologist and geochronologist pursuing earth history research, particularly through the lens of tectonic processes and events. He has worked on the tectonic history of geological terranes such as Arequipa (Peru) and Dashwoods (Newfoundland) and on the tectonic evolution of continental interiors, such as North America's midcontinent rift. He is currently developing U-Pb geochronology in DEEPS andĀ field-based earth history, tectonic and geochronological projects in and around Rhode Island.