Michael Ofman

Career / Education:

04/2019-present: Masters Degree (major in Geology); Working title of Masters Thesis: Seismic Anisotropy of the Horoman, Hokkaido, Japan and Balmuccia Peridotite, Piemonte, Italy, University of Otago in association with Johannes-Gutenberg Universitat, Mainz via the Deutscher Akadermischer Austauschdienst (DAAD).

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Virginia Toy

02/2018-11/2018: Honours Degree (major in Geology); Title of Honours Dissertation: The Architecture and Evolution of the Glade-Darran Fault, Fiordland, New Zealand, University of Otago.

02/2014 - 11/2016: Bachelor of Science (major in Geology), University of Otago.


Selected prizes/scholarships:

2019: DAAD Short Term Research Grant.

2019: New Zealand Prime Ministers Scholarship For Asia.

2018: D.S. Coombs Prize awarded to the best 400 level Geology student at the University of Otago.


Industrial experience:

02/2018-11/2018: Data analysis and Business Development role with RSC Consulting.