Jamekia Durrough-Pritchard

Graduate Student

  • jdawson1@crimson.ua.edu

Degree Program


Primary Specialization



BS, Geology, The University of Alabama, 2015

Certification, Geographic Information Systems, Troy University, 2018

Research Interests

My research is focused on using nitrogen isotopes in modern and ancient mussels to determine the pollution over time in the Mobile River Delta in Alabama.

Research Group

Dr. Andrus Research Group, ASIL

Representative Publications

Geological Survey of Alabama, 2018, Assessment of groundwater resources in Alabama, 2010-16: Alabama Geological Survey Bulletin 186, 426 p., plus separately bound volume of 105 plates.

Kopaska-Merkel, D.C, Jin, G, Dawson, J, and Hills, D.J, 2016, Petrophysics and tight rock characterization for the application of improved stimulation and production technology in shale, Alabama Geological Survey, 83p.


Geological Survey of Alabama, Groundwater Assessment Program