CC&E's George Xue Wins Phi Kappa Phi Non-Tenured Achievement Award

george xue headshotGeorge Xue, assistant professor in the Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, was selected as the winner of the Phi Kappa Phi Non-Tenured Achievement Award this month. Phi Kappa Phi is a part of the Honor Society Caucus, a consortium of the most prestigious honor societies in the nation.

An awards ceremony and reception will be held on Wednesday, March 14, 6-8 p.m., at the Lod Cook Alumni Conference Center on LSU's campus. The ceremony will feature Matthew Lee, vice provost for Academic Programs and Support Services, as keynote speaker.

Xue's research interests include nutrient, carbon, and sediment dynamics in coastal ocean and continental shelves; coupled physical-biogeochemical modeling; coupled ocean-wave-sediment transport modeling; hydrology; and sequence stratigraphy.

Learn more about Xue's research here:


Congratulations, Dr. Xue!