Kenneth A. Hoffman

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Email: khoffman@geology.wisc.edu

Biographical
Born: February 17, 1945, San Francisco, CA

Education
B.A. Physics, University of California, Berkeley 1966
M.A. Geophysics, University of California, Berkeley 1969
Ph.D. Geophysics, University of California, Berkeley 1973

Professional Appointments Ken Hoffman in the field.
2007-Senior Research Scientist, Department of Geoscience, UW-Madison
2006-Professor Emeritus, Physics Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
1983-2006 Professor, Physics Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
1999-2003 Associate Professor, Physics Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
1974-1978, Assistant Professor; Physics Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
1974 Lecturer; Physics Department, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
1972-1973 Research Fellow Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota, MN
1967-1972 Research Assistant; Department of Geology and Geophysics, University California, Berkeley

Visiting Appointments
1976-1978, Research Geophysicist, Geological Sciences Department UCSB, CA (summer)
1977-1978, Visiting Associate Professor Department of Geology & Geophysics, U. Minnesota (on leave)
1980-1981, Visiting Fellow, Research School of Earth Sciences, ANU, Canberra (sabbatical)
1981, Visiting Fellow, Physics Department, Victoria University, Wellington, NZ (sabbatical)
1988-89, Physicien Associe, Institut de Physique du Globe, Paris, France (five-month leave)
1997-98, Professeur Invité, Department Minéralogy, Universite Genève, Switzerland (six-month leave)
1998, Guest Professor, Institute of Geophysics; ETH, Switzerland (six-month leave)
2004, Visiting Researcher, Université de Montpellier II, Montpellier, France (3 month leave)

Honors and Awards
2001, AGU Cox Memorial Lecture
1992, Fellow; American Geophysical Union
1988, Outstanding Professor Award of the California State University System