Native Voices in STEM - Environmental Justice






Dr. Tommy Rock
Ph.D. in Earth Science and Environmental Sustainability, Northern Arizona University
Dr. Tommy Rock is a member of the Navajo Nation from Monument Valley, Utah. He currently is the first in his family to have received a doctoral degree. In 2002, Dr. Rock received his Bachelor's degree in Environmental Geography and Recreational Management from Arizona State University. He received his Master’s degree in 2008 from Northern Arizona University (NAU) and was funded under the National Institute of Environmental Health Supplement Grant, later working at the Navajo Nation Environmental Protection Agency - Public Water Systems Supervision Program. He returned to NAU and was awarded his PhD in Earth Science and Environmental Sustainability in December 2017.