Ronald A. Johns received a BSc in geology (1984) from Purdue University and an MA (1987) and a PhD (1993) in invertebrate paleontology from the University of Texas at Austin. He worked at the Bureau of Economic Geology from 1991 to 1996. He is now a full-time instructor of geology at Austin Community College where he has been teaching since 1990. He is presently investigating the faunal distributions, taxonomy, and paleoecology of the Permian Capitan reef complex in West Texas and New Mexico. He is a member of SEPM, the Paleontological Society, and GSA.
Bob A. Hardage, David L. Carr, David E. Lancaster, James L. Simmons Jr., Robert Y. Elphick, Virginia M. Pendleton, and Ronald A. Johns received 1996 Honorable Mention (Geophysics) for their paper 3-D seismic evidence of the effects of carbonate karst collapse on overlying clastic stratigraphy and reservoir compartmentalization.
- Contributors, GEOPHYSICS 61(5):1563.
- Hardage, R. A. et al. (1996) 3-D seismic evidence of the effects of carbonate karst collapse on overlying clastic stratigraphy and reservoir compartmentalization, GEOPHYSICS 61(5):1336.