Jamie is a tenured professor of Geophysics at the University of California, Berkeley. He has founded and sold several high-tech seismic companies and served as an expert witness in IP cases on digital signal processing technology. Jamie has earned prestigious academic awards, including the Legends of Seismic While Drilling Award and the J. Clarence Karcher Award. He has been a principal in oil and gas investment funds and served as a board director for publicly traded companies. Jamie holds a Masters of Science Degree and a Ph.D. in Geophysics from Stanford University.