Karen Stelly

Karen Stelly

General Information


  • M.S., Geology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 2001
  • B.S. Geology, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, NC 1997

Selected Publications

Metz, Karen S., and Leonard, Lynn L., 1996, Inlet migration and sedimentation on back barrier tidal marshes: Abstracts with Programs - GSA, vol. 28, no. 2, p. 38.


Metz, Karen S., 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 University of Texas Arlington Physical Geology Lab Manual


Metz, Karen S., and Scotese, Christopher R., 2000, Test of the snowball Earth hypothesis using lithologic indicators of climate: Abstracts with Programs – GSA, vol. 32. No. 7, p. A-385.


Metz, Karen and Scotese, Christopher R., 2001, Late Proterozoic plate tectonic and paleo-environmental reconstructions: Implications for the snowball Earth hypothesis: Earth System Processes Conference, June 2001, Edinburgh, Scotland.


Metz, Karen S., 2001, The Paleogeography of the Neoproterozoic, Master’s Thesis, University of Texas at Arlington.



  • Academic Excellence Award, 1998-1999 and 1999-2000
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant Outstanding Teaching Award, 1999-2000