Erin Pfeil-McCullough is now the Vice President of the Arts and Sciences Graduate Student Organization!
The department's Dr. Charlie Jones has been promoted to a Senior Lecturer in Geology and Environmental Science in the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Science.
Faculty Member Dr. Bill Harbert has been elected to the Society of Exploration Geophysicists Council.
Dr. Bill Harbert was one of two elected representatives for District 4. It's an elite group that represents geophysics, their council is international.
Based on Daniel's proposal and potential as a young scientist, he was offered the Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium Research Scholarship for the fall term, 2015.
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.
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
Dr. William Harbert has been invited to become a Faculty Fellow of the University Honors College (UHC)!