Prof. James Russel

Prof. James Russel

Brown University (US)


Prof. James Russel received his Ph.D. in Ecology from the University of MN in 2004 and then completed a PostDoc at the Limnological Research Center, University of MN. His research focus is in Paleolimnology, especially large African lakes. He has studied the paleoclimatology of Lake Edward, Uganda-Congo; piston cores from Lake Bosumatwi, Ghana; piston cores and seismic data from Lake Tanganyika, Africa, and have developed methods for Paleolimnology analysis.


Associate Professor of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences

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Phone Number:      401-863-6330
Expertise:                 Climate, Paleoclimate, Limnology, Tropics