Joseph Souney Jr

Research Project Manager II
Phone: (603) 862-0591
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 236, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Joe Souney, a research project engineer with the Earth Systems Research Center.


  • M.S., Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Geology/Earth Science, University of New Hampshire

Selected Publications

Precise interpolar phasing of abrupt climate change during the last ice age (2015). Nature, 520(7549), 661-665. doi:10.1038/nature14401

Souney, J. M., Twickler, M. S., Hargreaves, G. M., Bencivengo, B. M., Kippenhan, M. J., Johnson, J. A., . . . Taylor, K. C. (2014). Core handling and processing for the WAIS Divide ice-core project. Annals of Glaciology, 55(68), 15-26. doi:10.3189/2014aog68a008

Mayewski, P. A., Maasch, K. A., White, J. W. C., Steig, E. J., Meyerson, E., Goodwin, I., . . . Kreutz, K. (2004). A 700 year record of Southern Hemisphere extratropical climate variability. Annals of Glaciology, 39, 127-132. doi:10.3189/172756404781814249

Souney, J. M. (2002). A 700-year record of atmospheric circulation developed from the Law Dome ice core, East Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(D22). doi:10.1029/2002jd002104

Palmer, A. S., van Ommen, T. D., Curran, M. A. J., Morgan, V., Souney, J. M., & Mayewski, P. A. (2001). High-precision dating of volcanic events (A.D. 1301-1995) using ice cores from Law Dome, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 106(D22), 28089-28095. doi:10.1029/2001jd000330

Johnson, J. A., Kuhl, T., Boeckmann, G., Gibson, C., Jetson, J., Meulemans, Z., . . . Souney, J. M. (n.d.). Drilling operations for the South Pole Ice Core (SPICEcore) project. Annals of Glaciology, 1-14. doi:10.1017/aog.2020.64

Winski, D. A., Fudge, T. J., Ferris, D. G., Osterberg, E. C., Fegyveresi, J. M., Cole-Dai, J., . . . McConnell, J. R. (n.d.). The SP19 chronology for the South Pole Ice Core – Part 1: volcanic matching and annual layer counting. Climate of the Past, 15(5), 1793-1808. doi:10.5194/cp-15-1793-2019