Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences

shaneNew hire Shane Mayor strengthens both energy/Earth resources and atmosphere/climate options. His research group includes Dr. Pierre Derian (postdoc), Chris Mauzey (programmer),
Chris Hasek (grad student, computer science), Tyson Randall (grad student, environmental science), and Masaki Hamada (grad student, environmental science). Read more.

Faculty Grant Success

  • Russell Shapiro: received NSF funding for research on early conditions on Earth
  • Shane Mayor: received NSF funding for LIDAR studies, supports wind resource assessment

Faculty Activities

  • Rachel Teasdale: outreach coordinator for Axial Seamont 2013 scientific cruise

ACG Grant available to first and second year students pursuing any major. You must have a GPA of 3.0 or better and be receiving financial aid. 

Paradise Gem and Mineral Club 2013 Scholarship Award! The Paradise Gem and Mineral Club will offer an award in 2013 in the amount of $1,000 for an outstanding student pursuing a degree in the Earth sciences. Read more.