The Department of Geology and Environmental Science Distinguished Alumni Award was established to recognize and honor the outstanding achievements of our alumni.
The award highlights the diversity and quality of the contributions our alumni have made to the enrichment of our profession.
Please join us at the 3rd Annual Alumni Gathering held at the AGU Conference in New Orleans!
Dr. Bill Harbert discussed the earthquake hazards in the Pacific Northwest and California regions.
Please join us in congratulating our alumni Dr. Barbara Kutchko on becoming the 2018-2019 SPE Distinguished Lecturer!
Everyone in Pittsburgh remembers the Donora disaster from 1948. Everyone, that is, except the earth itself.
Dr. Daniel Bain's reserach is discussed in this article.
Our 2014 Environmental Studies Graduate Samir Lakhani was named 2017 CNN Hero!
Check out Samir's Eco Soap Bank website.
Congratulations to Rob Rossi (PhD ’16) who was recently awarded a NatureNet Science Post-Doctoral Fellowship by the Nature Conservancy.
Please be sure to read the paper our Ph.D. student Molly O'Beirne has had published in Nature Communications!
Elliott graduated with his PhD from the University of Florida in 2017, where he studied the organic geochemistry of lake sediments with Mark Brenner. At the university of Pittsburgh he will be spending part of his time repairing and maintaining the isotopic instrumentation in Joe Werne’s lab, and the rest of his time researching organic biomarkers with Dr. Werne and Dr. Abbott.
Using Citizen Engagement and Stakeholder Input to Inform a Data-Driven Methodology for revitalizing an Urban Watershed