About Us: Fellows Biography
William Gilliland is
an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Geology, teaching Kansas Historical
Geology. He is a Licensed Geologist in the States of Kansas & Arkansas.
He has worked for 35 years in Kansas as a geologist in a variety
of fields. He is currently an Environmental Scientist in the Division
Of Water Resources, Kansas Department of Agriculture. He writes "Throughout
my professional career, I have been interested in the interaction
between the people of the State of Kansas and the land that they
have settled. As a part of the Kansas Studies Center, I will have
an opportunity to share with students how geology has developed
and shaped the land that became Kansas, and how plants, animals
and humans have utilized it."
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