PRISMS comprises a team of international researchers with a wide array of expertise that they bring to bear on our collaborative research. If you want to learn more simply click on the researcher's portrait and you will be taken to their personal webpage.
Dr. Shahin Dashtgard is professor in the Dpt. of Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Canada. His expertise are in sedimentology, stratigraphy, ichnology, and basin analysis. He is also a registered Professional Geoscientist in the Province of British Columbia, Canada.
Dr. Sze Ling Ho is an assistant professor in the Inst. of Oceanography, National Taiwan University, Taiwan. Her specializations are in paleoceanography, paleoclimate and marine biogeochemistry. She also serves as an external editor for Nature journal Communications Earth & Environment.
Student and Associate Members
Ms. Amy Hsieh is a cotutelle-PhD candidate working jointly between the Dpt. of Earth Sciences at Simon Fraser University and the Dpt. of Geosciences at National Taiwan University. The purpose of her research is to understand the impact of past climate oscillations on tropical cyclones and identifying geochemical and/or sedimentological proxies that most accurately record orbital forcing influences using shallow-marine sedimentary archives of the Pliocene Kueichulin Formation in Taiwan
Romy Ari Setiaji
PhD Student Member
Mr. Romy Ari Setiaji is a Ph.D. student of Taiwan International Graduate Program Earth System Science ( TIGP ESS) Academia Sinica - National Taiwan University. His project is focused on revealing paleoclimate records in Miocene-Pleistocene deposits in the Western Foreland Basin, Taiwan.