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. Sean Smith
School of Earth and Climate Sciences awarded $1.5 million from DOD to improve snowpack predictions
Research Learning Experience course for incoming ECS students, August 2023
UMaine researchers awarded 2023 CERF Achievement Award
UMaine researchers explore the power in peatlands
USA Today interviews Birkel about accurately measuring global warming