Professors Brian Stewart and Rosemary Capo co-edited a special issue of the journal Applied Geochemistry, published in July 2015, that focuses on the geochemistry of shale gas extraction and hydraulic fracturing.
Dr. William Harbert has been invited to become a Faculty Fellow of the University Honors College (UHC)!
I just finished a master's program in hydrogeology at Clemson University
Ph.D. student wins prestigious award!
NASA has awarded graduate student Janine Krippner a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship for work on explosive volcanic deposits.
As part of sustainability initiative at the University of Pittsburgh, the Department of Geology and Planetary Science invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in hydrology or surface processes, pending budgetary approval.
Krissy Hopkins was offered and accepted a post-doctoral research associate position at the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) in Annapolis, MD.
Mark Collins received the Ampco-Pittsburgh for Excellence in Advising
2nd Faculty Fellow of the University Honors College
Nine Mile Run Restoration Research Published in the December Journal of the American Water Resources Association
Scientists find evidence of ancient copper mining in polluted lake sediments from Isle Royale National Park.
Katherine "Nikki" Luke (A&S '14), an environmental studies and economics major, has been awarded a Fulbright grant for 2014. The prestigious award recognizes outstanding US students who are committed to research and study in other countries.
The Pennsylvania Association of Environmental Professionals (PAEP) has awarded graduate student Sarah Lavin the 2014 PAEP Goddard Scholarship.