Below are the Education, Professional Positions, and Publication sections of my C.V. I included only these elements to provide an at-a-glance view of my background, and maintain an online space where .pdfs of all publications are available.

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Ph.D. Geography, 2016, University of California – Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA

M.S. Geology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA

B.A. Geology cum laude, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN, USA


2017 – present   Postdoctoral Research Associate, Climate Change Institute, University of Maine

2017                     Naturalist, Sequoia Field Institute, Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Parks

2005-2011           Science Teacher, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Charlotte Catholic High School

2007-2010           Senior Park Aide, Henry W. Coe State Park, CA Dept. of Parks and Recreation

2003-2004           Laboratory Supervisor, Quaternary/Surface Processes Research Group, Univ. Cincinnati


Glover, K. C., MacDonald, G. M., Patterson, W., Kirby, M. E. (in prep) Vegetation and erosion response in a Southern California alpine basin during the last glacial (120 – 15 ka).

Glover, K. C., MacDonald, G. M., Kirby, M. E., Rhodes, E., Stevens, L., Silveira, E., Whittaker, A., and Lydon, S., 2017. Evidence for orbital and North Atlantic climate forcing in alpine Southern California between 125 – 10 ka from multi-proxy analyses of Baldwin Lake. Quaternary Science Reviews 167, 47-62. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2017.04.028 [.pdf]

Glover, K. C., 2017. Teaching California climate and vegetation change over long timescales: an NGSS unit using CalFlora and the Neotoma Paleoecology Database. The California Geographer 56, 97 – 103. [.pdf]
Teaching module available at: http://serc.carleton.edu/neotoma/activities/174249.html 

Glover, K. C., Lowell, T. V., Wiles, G., Pair, D., Applegate, P., Hajdas, I., 2011. Deglaciation, basin formation, and post-glacial climate change from a regional network of sediment core sites in Ohio and Eastern Indiana. Quaternary Research 76, 401-410. DOI: 10.1016/j.yqres.2011.06.004 [.pdf]

Lowell, T. V., Fisher, T. G., Hajdas, I., Glover, K., Loope H., Henry, T., 2009. Radiocarbon deglaciation chronology of the Thunder Bay, Ontario area and implications for ice sheet retreat patterns. Quaternary Science Reviews 28, 1597-1607. DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2009.02.025 [.pdf]

Lowell, T. V., Fisher, T. G., Comer, G., Hajdas, I., Waterson, N., Glover, K., Loope, H. M., Shaefer, J., Rinterknecht, V., Broecker, W., Denton, G., and Teller, J. T., 2005. Testing the Lake Agassiz Meltwater Trigger for the Younger Dryas. Eos 86 (40), 365-373. DOI: 10.1029/2005EO400001 [.pdf]