Michael Ledet, CPG

Title: Adjunct Instructor
Department: Petroleum Engineering Technology and Safety Management
Email: michael.ledet@nicholls.edu
Office Phone: 985-448-4739
Office Location: 415 Gouaux Hall


BS Geology -Nicholls State University
Graduate Studies in Geology-University of New Orleans


PSET 171-Well Drilling
PSET 290-Special Problems
PSET 305-Economics of the Petroleum Industry
PSET 431-Rock and Fluid Behavior
GEO 203-Petroleum Geology


Mike is an exploration geologist in the petroleum consulting business. During his career he has worked for Major Independents and as an Independent directly involved in drilling over 200 wells in the Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas and the offshore Gulf of Mexico. Mike’s experience includes all aspects of subsurface geological interpretation. He is an AAPG Certified Petroleum Geologist and Past President and Honorary Life Member of the New Orleans Geological Society. He is active in the Gulf Coast oil and gas community and has served as Editor for several professional transactions and has authored and co-authored technical papers.


Professional Certification
American Association of Petroleum Geologist
Certified Petroleum Geologist #6312

Professional Affiliations
Society of Petroleum Engineers
American Association of Petroleum Geologist
New Orleans Geological Society
Houston Geological Society
Southeastern Geophysical Society
Geological Society of America