Lee Stocks

Photo of Lee Stocks Associate Professor
Mansfield University
31 South Academy Street
Mansfield, Pennsylvania 16933
Email: lstocks@mansfield.edu
Phone: 570-662-4612

Research Disciplines: Research Interests:

Dendroclimatology, Subsurface Geophysical Methods, Environmental Assessment, Geostatistics, Sinkholes, Mass Wasting, Geochemistry, Geomorphometrics

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Biographical Sketch

Dr. Lee Stocks, Jr. is a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Geosciences at Mansfield University, coordinator of the Environmental Science concentration, and Director of the Institute of Science and the Environment. He is a broadly-trained geoscientist and has worked in the field for over twenty years in both academic and professional capacities. Dr. Stocks has a diverse background with experience in geology, geophysics, geomorphology, biogeography, and environmental science. He worked for several years with the West Virginia GIS Technical Center, West Virginia Geological Survey, and the West Virginia Speleological Survey. Academically, he has over 17 years teaching and conducting research projects in Ohio, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.


  • PhD (2010) – Kent State University
    • Dissertation: “Land Use-Land Cover Change and Sinkhole Development in Opequon Creek Watershed, West Virginia: 1984-2009”
  • Master’s (2001) – West Virginia University
  • Bachelor’s (1998) – Concord University

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