Sean J. Bennett

Department of Geography
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14261-0055
Telephone: 716-645-0490
Fax: 716-646-2329
Email: seanb /at/ buffalo /dot/ edu

Sean Bennett in 155 Wilkeson Lab with Brandon Sansom (left) and Kevin Cullinan (behind flume).

Flume bed is covered with model mussels and illuminated by a laser light sheet (photo by D. Levere).



Course teaching portfolio:

GEO101: Earth Systems Science I

GEO345: Water Resources

GEO350: Field and Laboratory Techniques

GEO 448/548: Stream Restoration

GEO449/549: Fluvial Geomorphology

Recent Syllabi:






Buffalo News Story on Aquatic Mussel Project

Press Release

Conference Organization: 46th Annual Binghamton Geomorphology Symposium:Laboratory Experiments in Geomorphology,” convened by Sean J. Bennett, University at Buffalo, Peter Ashmore, University of Western Ontario, and Cheryl McKenna Neuman, Trent University, September 18 to 20, 2015, at the University at Buffalo



Final Program

Conference Organization: 7th International Symposium on Gully Erosion: "Integrating Processes, Management, and Prediction," convened by Sean J. Bennett, University at Buffalo, Chi-Hua Huang, USDA-ARS National Soil Erosion Laboratory, John Wainwright, Durham University, and Robert R. Wells, USDA-ARS National Sedimentation Laboratory, May 23 to 27, 2016, at the National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory and Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN


Final Program



Buffalo News Story on Emerald Shiner Project

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News Release: Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

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UB’s Ecosystem Restoration through Interdisciplinary Exchange (ERIE)

ERIE Website

UB's Summer Ecosystem Restoration Workshop (2014)

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Workshop Website

ERIE Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)


EOS Interview: Stream Restoration in Dynamic Fluvial Systems: Scientific Approaches, Analyses, and Tools (Vol. 93, No. 14, 3 April 2012, pp. 147-148)


News Release: Stream Restoration Test Bed

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News Release: A $1 Billion Question: Are Stream Restoration Projects Working?

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News Release: By Simulating Gullies, Geographers Discover Ways to Tame Soil Erosion

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UB Reporter

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