Department Chair, Associate Professor of Geology|
Department of Earth & Environmental Science
14 Homes Hall
Boston, MA 02115-5096
Ph.D. Marine Science 1976, College of William and Mary, Virginia Institute of Marine Science
MS Geology 1972, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
BA Geology 1970, State University College, Potsdam New York
Coastal processes, geomorphology and sedimentology
- Quaternary History
- History of Boston Harbor
- Coastal Hazards
FitzGerald, D., Van Heteren, S., and Rosen, P., submitted, Barrier Variability along the New England Coast, Sedimentology.
Rosen, P.S., and Vine, D.B., 1995, Evolution of Seawall Construction Methods in Boston Harbor, Massachusetts: Civil Engineering, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, v. 110, p. 239-249.
Rosen, P.S., and Vine, D.B., 1994, Engineering and Geological analysis of the 1762 section of Derby Wharf, Salem, Massachusetts: Report submitted to U.S. National Park Service, Northeastern Region, 10 p.
FitzGerald, D.M., Rosen, P.S., and van Heteren, S., 1994, New England Barriers, in Davis, R.A., (ed.s), Geology of Holocene Barrier Island Systems, Springer Verlag, New York, p. 305-394.
Rosen, P.S., Brenninkmeyer, B., and Maybury, L., 1993, Holocene Evolution of Boston Inner Harbor, Massachusetts: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 9, n. 1, p.271-311.