Don Reed

 

Don Reed

Professor, Marine Geology and Geophysics

Phone: 408 924-5036 
Office: DH 305 
Office Hours (Fall 2014): M 11:00-12:00, or by appointment
Online Office Hours (Fall 2014): W 1:30-2:30

E-mail: donald.reed@sjsu.edu

  

Education

  • Ph.D. 1985, University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Research Interests

  • Research involves study of modern subduction collision complexes in Central America, the western Pacific, as well as the structure of offshore California.

Recent Classes

  • General Oceanography (GEOL 105)
  • Tectonics (GEOL 127)
  • Marine Geology (GEOL 130)
  • Introduction to Applied Geophysics (GEOL 147)
  • Drilling Seismogenic Faults- Past, Present, and Future (GEOL 285)

Recent Activity (2011-2013)

Books

Media Publications

Grants

    • Reed, D.L., 2012, “Using COAST Research to Promote Ocean Science Foundation Through Integrated Video Podcasting, Research Data-Driven Exercises and Social Media: Curriculum Development Across the CSU system, COAST Faculty Research Incentive Program” ($12,000, 1/1/12-5/31/12).
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, “SJSU Innovative Teaching – Course Redesign Award,” Office of Provost, SJSU Center for Faculty Development ($4,500, 7/1/13-6/30/14).
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, “GEOL 112, Hazards and Risks of Earthquakes and Volcanoes Activity Workbook,” SJSU Textbook Alternative Program, ($1,000, 7/31/13-12/31/13).

Published Abstracts

    • Reed, D.L., 2011, Online resources encourage role-playing in a self-paced learning environment in the ocean sciences, Abstract ED52A-02: American Geophysical Union Meeting (Invited).
    • Reed, D.L., Edwards, B.E., and Gibbons, H., 2011, Mapping the Arctic: Online undergraduate education using scientific research in international policy: Abstract ED21D-0603, American Geophysical Union Meeting
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, Online teaching and learning in oceanography: A look back at 15 years of undergraduate general education: 2013 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, Abstract ED23E-07 (Invited).
    • Treece, B., Catchings, R., Reed, D., and Goldman, M., 2013, Seismic imaging of a slope stability mitigation project at Newby Island Sanitary Landfill, San Jose, California: 2013 Fall Meeting Program, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, Abstract NS33A-1692.

Technical Presentations

    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Leveraging COAST research for use in the undergraduate classroom across the CSU, 2012 CSU COAST Annual Meeting, Office of CSU Chancellor, Long Beach, CA, (invited presentation) http://www.calstate.edu/coast/documents/COAST2012_annual_meeting_don_reed.pdf.
    • Reed, D.L., December 2013, “GEOL 112 – Course Redesign Using Canvas, Panel Member: High touch, high tech, high impact" Teaching and Learning Conference,” SJSU Center for Faculty Development, SJSU King Library (invited presentation).
    • Reed, D.L., June 2013, “Online teaching and learning in oceanography,” NSF-NAGT On the Cutting Edge workshop on Teaching Oceanography, San Francisco, CA, (invited presentation).

Reviewing and Editorial Service

    • Reed, D.L., Peer review of National Science Foundation proposals (5)
    • Reed, D.L., Proposal review, M.S. Student Research Award, CSU COAST program
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, Judge for the GeoPRISMS Best Student Paper Award, 2013 Fall Meeting Program, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA.

Other Professional Service

    • Reed, D.L., August 2011-January 2012, Sabbatical leave at Romberg-Tiburon Center for Environmental Studies, San Francisco State University, Tiburon, CA
    • Reed, D.L., 2011, Best Student Paper Judge, NSF-MARGINS-GeoPRISMs, 2011 Fall Meeting of American Geophysical Union Meeting, December, 2011, San Francisco, California.
    • Reed, D.L., 2011, Session Chair, Games, Interactive Simulations, Virtual Labs, and Effective Online Tools for Diverse STEM Student Skills, 2011 Fall Meeting of American Geophysical Union Meeting, San Francisco, CA
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Globalyceum Review Team, San Jose State Foundation, July 2012.
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Learning Management System (LMS) Committee, Office of the Provost, San Jose State University.
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Advisory Committee, Ship to Shore Program, Deep Earth Academy, Consortium for Ocean Leadership, Washington D.C.
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Best Student Paper Judge, NSF-MARGINS-GeoPRISMs, 2012 Fall Meeting of American Geophysical Union Meeting, December, 2012, San Francisco, California.
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Online teaching, General Oceanography, Summer Session, 58 students (fee proceeds to university: $67,500).
    • Reed, D.L., 2012, Online teaching, General Oceanography, Winter Intersession 2012, 54 students (fee proceeds to university: $45,360).
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, GEOL 112, Hazards and Risks of Earthquakes and Volcanoes Activity Workbook, SJSU Textbook Alternative Program, version 1 at http://oceansjsu.com/112/activity_workbook_GEOL_112_f13.pdf; 137 p.
    • Reed, D.L., 2013, Six courses taught in Winter Intersession, Summer Session and Fall 2013 Spartans Online Special Session (Total Revenue to SJSU - $129,117).
    • Reed, D.L., April 2013, COAST Annual Meeting, CSU Office of Chancellor, Long Beach, CA.
    • Reed, D.L., April 2013, EarthCube Education End User Workshop, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA.
    • Reed, D.L., June 2013, NSF-NAGT On the Cutting Edge Workshop on Teaching Oceanography, San Francisco, CA.