Phone: (615) 898-2403
Fax: (615) 898-5592
Department of Geosciences
MTSU Box 9
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Web Address: http://www.mtsu.edu/~mabolins/lobegeier.htm
B.S. in Earth Sciences, 1994, University of Queensland
Honours Degree in B.S. (Earth Sciences), 1995, University of Queensland
Ph.D. in Marine Geology, 2001, James Cook University
Postdoctoral Researcher in Micropaleontology, 2001-2005, Louisiana State University
Oceanographic Researcher, 2005-2006, University of Concepción & University of Bergen
From 2006, Assistant and Associate Professor, Department of Geosciences, Middle Tennessee State University
I participated in the Academy for Teaching Excellence (ATE) sponsored
by the Learning, Teaching and Innovative Technologies Center at MTSU
developing new curricular material for my class in Introductory Earth Science
and collecting data to assess the effectiveness of the new material in student learning.
The results of this work will be published.
Lobegeier, M.K., 2012, Benthic foraminifera as contributors to carbonate sand around Green Island Reef, Great Barrier Reef Province, Coral Reefs, accepted.
Sen Gupta, B.K., Lobegeier, M.K., and Smith, L.E.,
2009, Foraminiferal communities of bathyal
and abyssal hydrocarbon seeps, Northern Gulf of Mexico: A taxonomic, ecologic
and geologic study: U.S. Department of the Interior, Minerals Management
Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA, OCS Study
Lobegeier, M.K. and Sen Gupta, B.K., 2008, Foraminifera of hydrocarbon seeps, Gulf of Mexico, Journal of Foraminiferal Research, vol. 38, p. 93-116.
Sen Gupta, B.K., Smith, L.E., and Lobegeier, M.K., 2006, Epibenthic foraminifers at cold seeps avoid sulphide toxicity by attaching to tubeworm bushes, Marine Micropaleontology, vol. 6, p. 1-6.
Lobegeier, M.K., 2002, Benthic foraminifera of the Family Calcarinidae from Green Island Reef, Great Barrier Reef Province, Journal of Foraminiferal Research, vol. 32, p. 201-216.