Heather Winslow posing for a photo with a snowy alpine mountain backdrop.

Heather Winslow

Ph.D. student, Geology, SAGE Vice President


I am an igneous petrologist/geochemist working under Dr. Philipp Ruprecht. My research focuses on determining magma reservoir constraints and understanding crustal processes of volcanic systems. My field area is in the Southern Andes at the volcanic complex Puyehue-Cordon Caulle.

Research interests

  • igneous petrology
  • geochemistry
  • primitive magmas v
  • olatiles
  • crustal processes
  • geothermobarometry
  • diffusion chronometry


  • Master of Science, Geology, University of Nevada, Reno, 2018
  • Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Science, Willamette University, 2015