Jesse Farmer

Graduate Student
Jesse Farmer
Graduate Student
Earth and Environmental Sciences
421 Comer
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000


(845) 365-8926


(845) 365-8155

Research Statement: 

My research seeks to demystify the complex relationship between oceans and climate: namely, how changes in ocean temperature, circulation, and carbon storage force – and are forced by – changes in global climate.

List of Degrees from highest to lowest
Columbia University
Brown University

Primary Discipline: 

Selected Publications:
Effects of seawater-pH and biomineralization on the boron isotopic composition of deep-sea bamboo corals, Farmer, J. R.; Hönisch, B.; Robinson, L. F.; Hill, T. M. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume: 155 p.: 86-106 (2015) 10.1016/j.gca.2015.01.018
Growth rate determinations from radiocarbon in bamboo corals (genus Keratoisis), Farmer, J.R.; Robinson, L.F.; Hönisch, B. Deep-Sea Research I, Volume: 105 p.: 26-40 (2015) 10.1016/j.dsr.2015.08.004
Late Holocene sea level variability and Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation, Cronin, T. M.; Farmer, J. R.; Marzen, R. E.; Thomas, E.; Varekamp, J. C. Paleoceanography, Volume: 29 (2014) 10.1002/2014PA002632
Ostracode Mg/Ca paleothermometry in the North Atlantic and Arctic oceans: Evaluation of a carbonate ion effect, Farmer, J.R.; Cronin, T.M.; Dwyer, G.S. Paleoceanography, Volume: 27 (2012) doi:10.1029/2012PA002305
Deep Arctic Ocean warming during the last glacial cycle, Cronin, T. M.; Dwyer, G. S.; Farmer, J.; Bauch, H. A.; Spielhagen, R. F.; Jakobsson, M.; Nilsson, J.; Briggs Jr, W. M.; Stepanova, A. Nature Geoscience 09/2012, Volume: 5 p.: 631-634 (2012)
Western Arctic Ocean temperature variability during the last 8000 years, Farmer, J.R.; Cronin, T.M.; de Vernal, A.; Dwyer, G.S.; Keigwin, L.D.; Thunell, R.C. Geophysical Research Letters, Volume: 38 (2011) doi:10.1029/2011GL049714