U.S. Geological Survey
Principal fields: earthquake source, historic earthquakes, strong ground motions, wave propagation, real-time seismology, macroseismic seismology, earthquake impact assessment, earthquake response
One shouldn't take for granted the importance of membership in the Seismological Society of America, and the Society's benefit to your career and science. I believe the Society, because it is small and nimble, is unique among other societies in our and other sciences. I strive to achieve a holistic view of the earthquake problem. From such a view, it is clear that many different research, coordination, publication, and advocacy roles of the Society...