Dr. Jason Amundson

Assistant Professor of Geophysics

Dr. Jason Amundson is an Assistant Professor of Geophysics at the University of Alaska - Southeast. Dr. Amundson received his Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Alaska Fairbanks, specializing in the Iceberg Calving Dynamics of Jakobshavn Isbrae in Greenland.

Dr. Amundson focuses his research on the following:

  • Controls on iceberg calving
  • Oceanic response to calving events
  • Glacier seismicity
  • Subglacial processes, including basal motion and glacial erosion
  • Back to Southeast Test Case Team