Ata Rahman


Post-Secondary Education

Texas Tech University
Master of Science
Geoscience

Texas Tech University
Doctor of Philosophy
Geoscience


Teaching Experience

Ata U. Rahman, Ph.D., P.G., CPM

(512) 940-9329 (Cell)  rata@austincc.com

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE

Over 20 years experience in geological research, environmental compliance in the public sector and environmental consulting. Multinational experience in the fields of environment, energy, management, customer relations, teaching and research.

EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY

Disorbo Consulting, Senior Consulting Geologist                                                              2014-Present

RPS, Senior Consulting Geologist                                                                                     2014-2017

Austin Community College, Adjunct, Professor                                                                 2011-Present

Sustainable Environmental Solutions, LLC.  Consultant                                                    2010- 2015

GSI Environmental, Inc. Environmental Consulting                                                           2007- 2010

TCEQ*. Management of environmental protection program                                             1988 - 2007

Texas Tech University, Research/Teaching Assistant                                                        1981 - 1988

Arabian American Oil Company (ARAMCO), Saudi Arabia, Log Analyst                          1975 - 1977

United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Pakistan, Assistant Geologist                1971 – 1973

*Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

 

EDUCATION, ACHIEVEMENTS AND AFFILIATIONS

 

Ph.D.    Geology - Basin Analysis and carbonates, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

M.S.     Geology - Formation Evaluation, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Tx

M.Sc.   Petroleum and Structural Geology, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan

B.Sc. (Honors)  Geology, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan               

                                                Certified Public Manager (CPM) - LBJ School of Public       Administration, University of Texas, Austin, TX.


Professional Publications

Murray, Grover E., Rahman, A. U., and Yarborough, H. 1985, Introduction to the habitat petroleum, Northern Gulf (of

Mexico) Coastal Province in: Perkins, B.F. and Martin, G.B. (eds.), Habitat of Oil and Gas in the Gulf Coast, Gulf Coast Section of SEPM, Proceeding of the 4th Annual Research Conference, p. 1-24.

 

Rahman, A. U. and Jacka, A. D., 1986, Petrographic images and log response of the lower San Andres Formation, northwestern shelf of the Permian Basin, New Mexico: The Log Analyst, v.27, p. 72-81.

 

Rahman, A. U. and Jacka, A. D., 1986, Lithofacies and porosity distribution in the lower San Andres Formation, Middle Permian, New Mexico: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 18, n.4, p. 320.

 

Rahman, A. U. and Jacka, A. D., 1986, Diagenesis and dolomitization patterns in the lower San Andres Formation in Tucumcari – Palo Duro Basin: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 18, n.6, p. 644.

 

Rahman, A. U., 1988, Lithostratigraphy and reef potential of Silurian rocks in the Illinois Basin, Kentucky: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 20, n.4.

 

Rahman, A. U. and Reeves, C. C., 1988, Drainage pattern analysis as an exploration tool for Silurian reefs in Kentucky?: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 20, n.5., 385.

 

Rahman, A. U. and Jacka, A. D., 1988, Diagenesis and dolomitization patterns in the Silurian rocks of western Kentucky, the Illinois Basin.: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 20, n.7, p. A262.



Published: August 02, 2023