Associate Professor Harrison, Chairperson; Professors Knox, Leimer, Li, Mills; Associate Professor Hart
The aims of the Department of Earth Sciences are:
- To provide an education in modern geologic fundamentals that will allow B.S. graduates of our geosciences program to successfully pursue advanced degrees or enter the professional geologic workforce immediately after graduation.
- To increase general awareness and understanding of geology and geography in relation to the environment and human society.
- To carry out research in faculty specialities in order to promote faculty currency and to provide research experiences for undergraduates.