Pope, J.P., in press, Description of Pennsylvanian units, revision of stratigraphic nomenclature and reclassification of the Morrowan, Atokan, Desmoinesian, Missourian, and Virgilian stages (Cherokee, Marmaton, Bronson, Kansas City, Lansing, Douglas, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee groups) in Iowa: Iowa Geological Survey, 155 p.
Pope, J.P.,Pronina-Nestell, G..P, Nestell, M.K., and Barrick, J.E., in press, A remarkable Middle Pennsylvanian microfossil assemblage from the Excello Shale Member, Mouse Creek Formation, south-central Iowa, USA: 6th International Conference of Environmental Micropaleontology, Microbiology and Meiobenthology (Russian Branch), Borissiak Paleontological Institute Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia. [extended abs.]
Nestell, G.P., Pope, J.P., and Nestell, M.K., in review, Middle Pennsylvanian (Desmoinesian) radiolarian from south-central Iowa, northern Midcontinent North America: Journal of Micropaleontology.
Hunter, B.S., and Pope, J.P., in press, Possible high-order cycles preserved in the high-stand systems tract of the Queen Hill Shale Member of the Lecompton Formation (Shawnee Group, Virgilian Stage, Upper Pennsylvanian) of northwest Missouri: Missouri Academy of Science Transactions, [abs.] (Lincoln Univ.) (UGR) This paper placed first in the collegiate division.
Witzke, B.J., Anderson, R.R., andPope, J.P., 2010, Bedrock geologic map of Iowa [map discussion as separate PDF]: Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Iowa Geologic and Water Survey, Open File Map OFM-2010-01.
Pope, J.P., and Pope, D.L., 2010, From alternative energy to the Pennsylvanian: alternative energy, petroleum, loess, wind turbines and Pennsylvanian stratigraphy, with a contribution by George H. Davis: Association of Missouri Geologists, 57th annual meeting field trip guidebook, Northwest Missouri State University, 114 p.
Pope, J.P., and Marshall, T.R., 2010, Pennsylvanian geology of Decatur City and Thayer quarries: in The Pennsylvanian geology of south-central Iowa: Marshall, T., and Fields, C., eds., Geological Society of Iowa Guidebook 86, p. 3-26.
Fisher, M., andPope, J. P., 2010, Conodont biostratigraphy of marine units above the type Tebo Coal, Henry County, Missouri: GSA North-Central/South-Central sections combined meeting (Branson, MO), GSA Abstracts with Programs Vol. 42, No. 2, p. 50. (UGR) This paper placed in the top fifteen of all undergraduate and graduate oral presentations.
Pope, J.P.,and Marshall, T.R., 2009,Pennsylvanian Geology of the Saylorville Emergency Spillway: in Geology of the Saylorville Spillway after the flood of 2008: Anderson, R.R., and Fields, C., eds., Geological Society of Iowa Guidebook 84, p. 39-63. (field trip co-leader)
Leger, A.M., Agenbroad, L.D., and Pope, J.P., 2009, Comparative Analyses of Cranial Measurements with Dental Ages of the Columbian Mammoth (Mammuthus columbi) from the Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, South Dakota: South-Central Geological Society of America (Dallas, TX), Abstract with Programs, Vol. 41, No. 2, p. 10. (UGR) Placed 2nd in MAS Collegiate Geology Section, 2009.
Student Group Advisement
AAPG, Faculty Advisor
Other Professional Experiences
Association of Missouri Geologists (AMG)- President (2010-2011)
Missouri Academy of Science (MAS)- Chair Collegiate Geology Section
Geological Society of America (GSA)- North-Central Section
American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)- Active member
I.U.G.S. Subcomission on Carboniferous Stratigraphy (SCCS)
Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) - Great Lakes Section