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Teaching Interests: Geology, Earth Science, Paleoclimatology and Meteorology. Research Interests: Hurricanes, El Nino Southern Oscillation, monsoon and ocean circulation. Current research interests center on past climate change in tropical latitudes with
special focus on the Southwest Florida region.
Muller, J., Collins, J. Gibson, S., and Paxton, L. (2017) Recent Advances in the Emerging Field of Paleotempestology. In Hurricanes and Climate Change, Vol 3. Eds. Collins, J & Walsh, K. Springer Publishers
Ercolani, C., Muller, J., Collins, J., Savarese, M. Squiccimara, L. (2015) Intense Southwest Florida hurricane landfalls over the past 1000 years, Quaternary Science Reviews, Vol. 126, pp.17-25
Gunnels B. Buzasi. D., Cassani. M., Douglass. J., Everham. E., Hartley. A., Herman.
J., Mujtaba. M., Muller. J., Nicolas. A., Thomas. S., Southard. L., Demers. N., (2015) Engaging students in ethical considerations of the scientific process through a simulated
funding panel. Counsel on Undergraduate Research, Vol. 36, pp. 13-18
Kaal, J., Schellekens, J., Nierop, K., Martinez Cortizas, A., Muller, J. (2014) Contribution of organic matter molecular proxies to interpretation of the last 55
ka of the Lynch’s Crater record (NE Australia). Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology Vol. 414, pp. 20-31
Muller, J., McManus, J.F., Oppo, D., Francois, R., Brown-Ledger, S. (in review) Strengthening of the North-East Monsoon over the Flores Sea, Indonesia, at the time
of Heinrich Event 1. Geology, Vol 40, pp. 635-638
Muller, J., Kylander, M., Wu�st, R., Weiss, D. Martinez-Cortizas, A., LeGrande, A.
Jennerjahn, T. Behling, H. Anderson, W. Jacobso, G., (2008) Possible evidence for wet Heinrich phases in tropical NE Australia: The Lynch’s Crater
deposit, Quaternary Science Reviews, Vol 28, pp. 468-475
Muller, J. Kylander, M.E. Wu�st, R.A.J, Weiss, D.J. Martinez-Cortizas A.M., Blake,
K., Coles, B. and Garcia-Sanchez, R., (2008). The use of principle component analyses in characterizing trace and major elemental
distribution in a 55 kyr peat deposit in tropical Australia: Implications to paleoclimate,
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol 72, pp. 449- 463.