Leslie Reynolds Sautter

Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Instructor

Address: SSMB 216
E-mail: sautterl@cofc.edu
Personal Website: http://oceanica.cofc.edu/


University of South Carolina
Ph.D. 1990

Research Interests

Marine and Coastal Geology, Oceanography, Ocean Observatories, Seafloor Mapping (multibeam sonar), Micropaleontology and Paleoceanography, and Ocean Sciences Education.

Director, Project Oceanica

Courses Taught

GEOL 101 / 101L - Dynamic Earth
GEOL 105 / 105L
- Earth History
GEOL 107
- Introduction to Coastal and Marine Geology
GEOL 239 - Introduction to Seafloor Mapping (BEAMS Program)
GEOL 257
- Marine Geology
GEOL 339 - Seafloor Research
GEOL 357 - Oceanographic Research (Transect Program)
GEOL 397 - Special Topics: Gulf Stream and Continental Margin Oceanography (GUSTO Program)

Honors and Awards

2019 School of Sciences and Mathematics Norine Noonan Award (April 2019)


Sautter, S. (2018). Kiawah Island's dynamic shoreline: shaped by waves, tides, and sand. Naturally Kiawah, 40: 8-12.

Sautter, S. (2018). Exploring South Carolina's deep sea backyard. Naturally Kiawah, 40: 13-15.