Job's Beyond the Mountains of Madness
Moore made his mark at Miskatonic University where he settled on geology as his life’s calling. His graduate thesis, “A Reassessment of the Age of the Earth,” was considered a bold and well-argued statement from a fine young mind. From Miskatonic, Moore went on to earn his doctorate at Yale, specializing in stratigraphy, the study of the layers and age of rock formations. He spent some time in the army as a second lieutenant, and upon returning to civilian matters, he was hired by Doctor William Dyer at Miskatonic U.