Robert Campbell, '89

Robert Campbell

Position Title
Member, Earth and Planetary Sciences Alumni Advisory Board


Robert Campbell has been working as an engineering and environmental geologist for over 30 years. His professional work has focused on evaluating environmental impacts and associated risks; implementing alternative remedial technologies to mitigate environmental concerns, including Brownfield redevelopment, geochemical evaluation of soil and groundwater; geologic and seismic hazard assessments; fault and landslide investigations and hydrogeological investigations related to seepage evaluations and groundwater production well design and performance. Mr. Campbell currently owns and operates GeoSolve, Inc., a Sierra Nevada foothills and Bay Area based consulting firm providing solution-oriented services for environmental, geological and hydrogeological projects.

Mr. Campbell is a proud 1989 graduate of UC Davis, with a Bachelor of Science in geology. He also holds a Master of Science in geology from California State University, East Bay, and numerous licenses and certifications in his field. Mr. Campbell accredits his success as a geological consultant to his former mentor and UC Davis faculty members, Dr. Eldridge Moores and Dr. Rob Matthews. In their honor, he is a dedicated volunteer with the American Institute of Professional Geologists, where he is committed to the intentional mentoring of students in developing specific technical skills, business acumen and savvy not taught in college today for geoscience majors.