Timothy Cook

Affiliated Investigator
Research Associate Professor & Lecturer

Consortium Institution: 

University of Massachusetts


University of Massachusetts, Geosciences Department


PhD – UMass Amherst, Geosciences, 2009
MS – University of Delaware, Oceanography, 2004
ScB – Brown University, Geological Sciences, 2001



Research Associate Professor & Lecturer, University of Massachusetts, 2018 to present
Associate Professor, Worcester State University, 2017-2018
Assistant Professor, Worcester State University, 2012-2017
Visiting Assistant Professor, Bates College, 2011-2012
Senior Postdoctoral Scholar, UMass Amherst, 2010-2011

Research Interests: 

My research focuses on understanding the nature and impacts of past climate variability and evaluating the role of human activity in forcing climate, landscape, and environmental change as recorded in the sedimentary records of lakes and ponds.