Dr. Peter Swart
Dr. Peter Swart co-teaches in the Ecosystem Science and Policy program and is Professor and Chair of the Division of Marine Geology and Geophysics at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. Dr. Swart was educated in the United Kingdom attending the University of Sheffield (B.Sc in Natural Environmental Science) and King's College, University of London (Ph.D in Geology). While in London in supplemented his income working on hit films such as 'The Shining' as well as duds such as 'Holocaust 2000' and 'The Mummy' as well as writing articles for 'On Your Bike'. Unable to find gainful employment he started a posdoctoral position at the University of Cambridge working on the stable isotopic composition of extraterrestrial material with Colin Pillinger.
In 1983 he moved to the University of Miami and in 1986 set up the Stable Isotope Laboratory. In addition to stable isotopes, Peter Swart collects and rebuilds vintage motorcycles.
4600 Rickenbacker Causeway
N212 Grosvenor North
Miami, Florida 33149