Years participated in RESESS:
Major: Geology with Applied Mathematics Minor
Academic Affiliation: Boise State University
Research Mentors: Kristy Tiampo and Magali Barba
Communications Mentor: Enrique Chon
Joel was inspired to study the Earth after years of hiking, traveling, and biking, primarily around Boise, Idaho. His interest in remote sensing stems from the efficiency and scope of research that it allows, which he hopes to pursue in graduate school.