James J. Connors, Ph.D., P.G.

James J. Connors, Ph.D., P.G.

Expert in Hydrology and Hydrogeology, Nationwide

P.O. Box 1190 Fairhope, AL 36533

About the Expert

Expert hydrologist, hydrogeologist, and environmental scientist. Nationwide practice. Over 30 years of award-winning academic and consulting experience. Dr. Connors has acted as a hydrology, hydrogeology, and environmental science expert witness in a number of cases involving groundwater contamination, stormwater, runoff, drainage, flooding, erosion, sediment transport, sedimentation, wetlands hydrology, and water supply. He has also taught hydrology, hydrogeology, geophysics, and geology at the university level, and consulted for a diverse client base that has included law firms, regulatory agencies, municipalities, engineering/consulting firms, financial institutions, and private and public companies in the paper, energy, chemical, insurance, manufacturing, retail, mining, and waste management industries. His practice areas include: stormwater runoff, flooding, drainage issues, erosion, sedimentation, surface-water / groundwater contamination, and water supply / water resources. Website: https://www.jamesjconnors.com/

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental
  • Geology
  • Hydrology (Water Issues)
  • Sediment

Expert's Profile

Dr. James J. Connors is a expert in hydrology, hydrogeology, and environmental science. His award-winning, nationwide career spans more than 30 years and includes broad bodies of work as a hydrological consultant and academic. Dr. Connors has advised law firms, insurance companies, financial institutions, consulting practices, corporations, governmental agencies, and private citizens across the nation on projects and legal cases related to stormwater runoff, flooding, drainage issues, erosion, sedimentation, surface-water / groundwater contamination, and water supply / water resources.

In addition to his consulting work, Dr. Connors teaches online and onsite continuing education and training courses to professionals practicing in environmental management, geology, and engineering. An experienced educator, he has taught extensively at the college level and served in numerous university leadership roles including interim Vice President for Research and Dean of Continuing Education. Dr. Connors has received numerous teaching, service, and “Faculty Member of the Year” awards. In 2013, he was honored by the Faculty Senate of the University of South Alabama as one of the 50 Outstanding Faculty Members in the institution's history.

Contact:
- Email: jjc@jamesjconnors.com
- Phone: +1.251.648.0610
- Address: P.O. Box 1190, Fairhope, Alabama (USA) 36532
- Website: https://www.jamesjconnors.com/

Personal Achievements

Education

  • B.S. in Geology, University of South Alabama, 1983; M.S. in Geology, University of Alabama, 1990; Ph.D. in Marine Sciences, University of South Alabama, 2007

Licenses

  • Professional Geologist, Alabama; Qualified Credentialed Inspector (Stormwater), Alabama; Stormwater, Erosion, and Sedimentation Control Inspector, Florida; Professional Geoscientist, Louisiana; Registered Professional Geologist, Mississippi; Professional Geologist, New York; Professional Geoscientist, Texas

Organizations

  • American Geophysical Union (Member); Geological Society of America (Member); International Association of Hydrogeologists (Member); Sigma Gamma Epsilon National Honor Society for the Earth Sciences (Life Member); Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society (Member and Past Chapter President)

Honors

  • Named one of the 50 Outstanding Faculty Members in the history of the University of South Alabama, 2013; Chang Endowed Award for Humanitarian Service, University of South Alabama, 2013; Principal Emeritus, Eco-Systems, Inc., 2013; Three Mortar Board “Top Prof” Awards, University of South Alabama, 2011 and 2012; President, Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society, University of South Alabama Chapter, 2011-13; Outstanding Service Award, University of South Alabama, 2011; Faculty Senate President, University of South Alabama, 2010-11; Two Faculty Member of the Year Awards, University of South Alabama Student Government Assoc., 2009 and 2010; Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society, 2009; President, Southwest Alabama Geological Society, 2007-09; Teaching Excellence Award, University of South Alabama, 2007; Most Outstanding Young Professional Award, Woodward-Clyde Consultants, 1992; Sigma Gamma Epsilon National Honor Society for the Earth Sciences, 1983

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James J. Connors, Ph.D., P.G. is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).