Welcome our New Post-Doc Dr. Elliott Arnold!

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. 

Join the PAEP Western Section for a Special Speaker Presentation on:

Using Citizen Engagement and Stakeholder Input to Inform a Data-Driven Methodology for revitalizing an Urban Watershed

Paper Published in Environmental Science and Technology!

Graduate Student Zhongjie Yu has a new paper that was just published in ES&T! 

Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

Another successful year with our 2017 graduates!

Listen to Dr. Josef Werne Tonight on WPXI!

Be sure to check out Dr. Josef Werne discuss President Trump’s recent executive orders on climate policy, and how they may impact what President Obama’s regulations may have meant for the environment on Night Talk on WPXI at 8pm.

Congratulations to Caralyn Gorman!

The department would like to congratulate Caralyn Gorman for being awarded the Edward and Carol Martello Lidiak Endowded Scholarship

2nd Annual Departmental Awards Luncheon

The department held their second annual awards luncheon to honor the students who have been awarded. 

Congratulations to Kamal Raslan!

Undergraduate Kamal Raslan was awarded the Nationality Council Scholarship!

2017 Grad Expo Outstanding Presenter

Please help me in congratulating Marja Copeland in being recognized as the Outstanding Presenter from our department at the Graduate Expo!

Article in Environmental Science and Technology!

Be sure to view the article Dr. Emily Elliott, Dr. Dan Bain and their Alumni Justin Coughlin and Dr. Lucy Rose.

Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Bain!

Dr .Daniel Bain won the Pitt Sustainability Awards program in the faculty category!

Welcome Post-Doc Dr. Maria Garcia to the Department!

Please help us welcome Dr. Mark Abbott's Post-Doc Dr. Maria Garcia!

Congratulations to our Mellon Fellowship Awardees!

The department would like to congratulate Zhongjie Yu, Angela Chung, Suryodoy Ghoshal, and Ben Hedin on receiving the 2017-2018 Mellon Fellowships!

Writer's Cafe

Listen to the Department of Geology and Environmental Science's Environmental Studies instructor Mark Collins speak at the Writers' Cafe on February 24th at 3:30 pm in the O'Hara Student Center Writing Center.