Jon Chorover

Omics Facility Core Co-Director
Research Focus Group Membership: 
Research Focus Group 1
  • Postdoctoral, Environmental Chemistry, University of Geneva, 1994
  • Ph.D., Soil Chemistry, University of California, 1993
  • M.S., Forest Science, University of California, 1988
  • B.S., Environmental Science, University of Michigan, 1983
College Affiliations: 

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Research Interests: 
Arid lands, Climate variability, Geological processes, Microclimate, Risk management, Water quality, Energy, Biofilms, Public Health, Soil contaminants, Sustainable mining, Water contaminants, Water, Biogeochemical processes, Bioremediation, Contaminants, Hydrology, Public Health, Water reuse, Watershed hydrology
Environmental Health Research & Expertise: 

Biogeochemical processes occuring in soil, sediment, and water.  Components and processes that influence the form and mobility of metals and organics in the Earth's near-surface environment; interactions between biotic and abiotic components, such as aqueous solutions, gases, mineral particles, and microorganisms and how these various components interact at the scale of molecules and particles to influence environmental quality.