Mo Raymo

Lamont Research Professor, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory
P.O. Box 1000, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964


Full CV


• 1989, Ph.D. Geology, Columbia University, New York, NY
• 1985, M.A. Geology, Columbia University, New York, NY
• 1982, Sc.B. Geology, Brown University, Providence, RI


• Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Lamont Research Professor, 2011-present
• Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Director, Lamont-Doherty Core Repository, 2011-present
• Boston University, Research Professor, Dept. of Earth Sciences, 2003-2011
• Boston University, Research Associate Professor, Dept. of Earth Sciences, 2000-2003
• Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Adjunct Scientist, 2001-2007
• MIT, Associate Professor, Dept. Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, 1997-2000
• MIT, Assistant Professor, Dept. Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, 1992-1997
• University of California, Berkeley, Assistant Professor, Dept. Geology and Geophysics, 1991-1992
• Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, 1989-1994
• University of Melbourne, Australia, Associate Scientist, Geology Dept., 1989-1990
• Columbia University, Graduate Research Assistant, LDGO and Dept. of Geology, 1983-1989
• Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Research Assistant, 1982-1983


• Montefeltro Medal of the Urbino Summer School in Paleoclimatology, 2012
• Fulbright-Nehru Fellowship, India, 2011-2012
• Fellow, American Geophysical Union, elected 2011
• Fellow, American Association Advancement of Science, elected 2007
• Emiliani Lecture, American Geophysical Union, December 2005
• John Simon Guggenheim Fellow, 2003-2004
• Discover Magazine, 50 Most Important Women in Science, November 2002
• Robert L. and Bettie P. Cody Award in Ocean Sciences, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 2002
• National Young Investigator Award, National Science Foundation, 1992


• National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India, Nehru-Fulbright Senior Research Scholar, 2011-2012
• Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Guest Investigator, 2010-2011
• University of Melbourne, Australia, Visiting Research Fellow, Meteorology Dept., 1989-1990


• Sigma Xi, elected 1989
• American Geophysical Union
• Geological Society of America
• American Association Advancement Science
• European Geosciences Union


• Co-Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, 2012-2013
• Steering Committee, PALSEA, 2010-present
• Chair, Science Advisory Structure Executive Committee (SASEC) of the IODP, 2009-2011
• Vice-Chair, Science Advisory Structure Executive Committee (SASEC) of the IODP, 2007-2009
• Member, IWG+, International Working Group to plan next drilling program, 2009-2011
• Liaison, Science Plan Writing Committee, International Ocean Discovery Program, 2010-2011


• Invited Speaker, Planet Under Pressure Conference, London, UK, March 26-29th, 2012.
• Invited Speaker, SLALOM International Conf. on Sea Level Observations, Athens, Greece, March 19-22nd, 2012.
• Bruce Museum, Public Lecture, Greenwich, CT, May 16, 2012
• Invited Speaker, Warm Climates of the Past, A Lesson for the Future? Oct. 2011, The Royal Society, London.
• Plenary Lecture, INQUA, Bern Switzerland, July 22, 2011
• Keynote Speaker, 23rd Annual Senior Leadership Conference, Girl Scouts of America, March 5th, 2010
• Invited Speaker, First Antarctic Climate Evolution Conference, Sept. 7th, Granada, Spain, 2009
• Keynote Speaker, EPICA Open Science Conference, Nov. 10-13th, Venice, Italy, 2008
• London Quaternary Lectures, Royal Holloway, Univ. of London, February 2008
• Colloquia (2011-2012): Princeton U.; U. Mass Amherst; Physical Research Lab, Ahmedabad, India; National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, India; National Center for Antarctic and Ocean Research, Goa, India; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute; Yale University; University of Toronto, Centre for Global Change Distinguished Speakers Series.


• South Africa PLIOMAX, June 2012
• Southern India PLIOMAX, Dec. 2011
• Western Australia PLIOMAX, May 2010
• Western Australia PLIOMAX, July 2009
• Co-chief Scientist, Leg 162, R/V Resolution, Ocean Drilling Program, 1995
• Tibet, September, 1994
• Shipboard Paleontologist, Leg 108, R/V Resolution, Ocean Drilling Program, 1986


• Cenozoic Paleoceanography, W4937, LDEO, Spring 2013
• Neogene Puzzles, G9600 (LDEO, 2012)
• Lecturer, Urbino Summer School in Paleoclimatology, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013


• Lorraine Lisiecki, Ph.D., Brown U., 2005, currently Associate Professor UC Santa Barbara
• Michael O’Leary, Ph.D., James Cook University, 2007, currently Lecturer Curtin University, Perth
• Jeremy Shakun, Ph.D., Oregon State, 2010
• Alessio Rovere, Ph.D., Univ. of Genoa, 2010
• Mieke Thierens, Ph.D., National University of Ireland, 2011


H-index = 42 on Google Scholar and total citations >11,600.


Raymo, C. and M. E. Raymo, 1989, Written In Stone – a Geological History of the Northeastern United States. The Globe Pequot Press, Chester, CT, 163 pp (a geology book for non-specialists). Third revised edition published in 2007 by Black Dome Press.