Mojisola A. KunleDare

Ph.D., P.G.
Research Associate II

Mojisola A. KunleDare joined the staff of the Delaware Geological Survey in April 2016. She has duties related to U.S. Onshore and Offshore Carbon Storage Resource Assessment, Geological Data Preservation, and the DGS Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Sample and Data Repository. Her duties include managing the detailed inventory work of all OCS samples and data, sample loans and returns, preservation of data and samples, and participating in the interdisciplinary teams carrying out geological characterization of potential carbon storage resources.

Dr. KunleDare received B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and a Ph.D. from the University of Missouri-Rolla (now Missouri University of Science and Technology), USA. She was a senior geoscientist at ffA GeoTeric, Aberdeen, UK, and an exploration geologist at ConocoPhillips, Lagos, Nigeria. Her research interests include clastic sedimentology, stratigraphy, depositional systems analysis, petroleum geology, seismic geomorphology, seismic attribute analysis, subsurface characterization, and preservation and utilization of legacy geological materials and data.


University of Missouri-Rolla (Now, Missouri University of Science and Technology), USA, 2005, Ph.D., Geology
Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1999, M.Sc., Applied Geology
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 1988, B.Sc. (Honours), Geology
Other Projects

Mid Atlantic U.S. Offshore Carbon Storage Resource Assessment Project (2016 – 2018)
Midwest Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership (2018-2019)
National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program (NGGDPP) (2018 – present)
National Index of Borehole Information, USGS/NGGDPP Intergovernmental Personnel Act Appointment (2020-2021)
Middle Atlantic Coastal Plain Stratigraphic Reconciliation Project (MAtStrat) (2021)