Welcome to the School of Earth and Climate Sciences (ECS)
We are located in the Bryand Global Sciences Building!
The ECS community works to understand the processes that shape our planet and address societal challenges of today and tomorrow – such as energy supply, climate change, and environmental sustainability. Undergraduate and graduate students have abundant opportunities to do cutting-edge research as part of an engaging and strong academic program.
Questions about the undergraduate program?
Please contact: Dr. Alice Doughty
Questions about the graduate program?
Please contact: Dr. Alicia Cruz-Uribe
UMaine leads study of Ugandan glaciers that unravels 20,000-year-old geological mystery
Cruz-Uribe receives NSF award to make geological dating methods more accessible
New Minerals Discovered in Tibet Include Two Compounds Previously Unknown to Materials Science
UMaine-led study shows mountain glacier melting is linked to shifting westerlies and likely to accelerate
Video with Katie Westbrook about Sea-to-Sky Field Experience class posted on ECS YouTube channel