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Scott Rappeport


Scott Rappeport lives in Sunapee and holds an engineering degree from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Earth Sciences. In his career he has worked for the USGS, Exxon Research, AT&T Bell Laboratories, and General Dynamics, conducting offshore geophysical studies and design/development of marine high reliability systems. He follows English Premier League soccer, loves the outdoors, and is keenly interested in history and climate and the role of human psychology in game theory.

Course Title: Volcanoes, Environmental Shocks, and Civilization (Spring Term 2018)

Participant Testimonials:

"Scott was beautifully organized and very generous with his research. I very much appreciated all the postings and his patience as I tried to grasp a lot of new material."

"Scott was always prepared for a question. Had hand outs for each day and a great presentation each time."

"Excellent. Scott was very well prepared, with excellent graphics."

Last Updated: 4/8/19