Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Earth Sciences People


Our department's 24 full-time faculty members16 emeritus faculty members, and five active adjunct professors are a dynamic group of scholars whose expertise covers the fields of Earth and Planetary Systems, Resource Geoscience, Tectonic Processes and Natural Hazards and Earth Evolution: Surface Life and Climate. Supporting our faculty are the departmental administrative and technical staff, a small group of post-doctoral fellows, and a yearly average of about 100 graduate students.