Alexis Templeton conducing field work in the high Arctic.
Associate Professor
Geological Sciences - University of Colorado - Boulder

Alexis Templeton is the Principal Investigator of the Rock-Powered Life NAI. She is a Geomicrobiologist with expertise in microbe/mineral interactions, biomineralization, chemical imaging, spectroscopy, and isotope geochemistry. Alexis will direct research focused on defining the pathways and products of abiotic and microbial electron-transfer processes in laboratory systems, and she is actively engaged in serpentinization field studies based in Oman.