Jeffrey G. Agnew

Professor of Practice

School of Science & Engineering
Jeffrey G. Agnew


Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Room 201 Blessey Hall
New Orleans, LA 70118

Courses Taught

EENS 1110 – Physical Geology
EENS 1115 – Physical Geology Lab
EENS 3550 – Shark Paleobiology

Education & Affiliations

Ph. D., Louisiana State University, 2008
M.S., University of Florida, 2001
B.S., Central Michigan University, 1996


My research interests include Geoscience Education, Paleobiology, Paleoecology, Taphonomy, and Taxonomy


Agnew, J. G., and J. A. Nunn, 2009. LaURGE: Louisiana undergraduate recruitment and geoscience education. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, 59: 21-33

Goadrich, M. and Agnew, J.G. 2008. Learning comprehensible relational features to distinguish subfossil decapod crustacean dactyls. Proceedings of 24th International Conference on Inductive Logic Programming (ILP), Late Breaking Papers, Prague Czech Republic, 10th - 12th September, 2008

Portell, R. W. and Agnew, J. G. 2004. Pliocene and Pleistocene decapod crustaceans. Florida Fossil Invertebrates. 4: 1-29