Robert C. Wegner received a B.S. in geology from Queens College in 1967, M.S. in geophysics from Lehigh University in 1972, and a Ph.D. in geophysics from Rice University in 1978. Bob is a retiree from Exxon Mobil’s Upstream Research Company with 32 years of service developing quantitative seismic interpretation tools and techniques. He remains active as a teacher. At Rice University, he shares teaching responsibilities with several industry representatives presenting a graduate-level course on modern exploration methods used in petroleum exploration. At the University of Texas’ Continuing Education Department in their Houston Training Center, he teaches college graduates about exploration’s role in the petroleum industry. He is a member of the SEG since 1969, and been a member and chairman of the SEG Continuing Education Committee. He has held several positions with the Geological Society of Houston’s Board of Directors (President 2010-11). He is currently a reviewer for the May 2014 special session of the joint SEG-AAPG journal Interpretation dealing with Well Ties to Seismic Data. He is an active member of the SEG and GSH.
Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA