Meet our Grad Students: Devon Orme

Devon Orme doing field work on a rocky slope

Degree Program: PhD

Research Area: Tibetan Plateau, Xigaze Forearc Basin, China.

Research Topic: I'm studying the sedimentology and stratigraphy of a basin formed during the subduction process, but later exposed during continent-continent collision.

I've had a fascination with the geosciences since I was a child. I've always loved getting dirty, playing outside and hiking around remote places. I feel so lucky to be able to work in Tibet on a large multi-disciplinary project!

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