Join us in more deeply understanding the processes that shape our planet and in addressing societal challenges of today and tomorrow – such as energy supply, climate change, and environmental sustainability. We merge undergraduate and graduate student education with cutting-edge research, resulting in an active, welcoming, engaging, and stimulating School culture. Welcome!
Prospective students, please contact with any questions:
Undergraduate students: Dr. Alice Kelley
Graduate students: Dr. Alicia Cruz-Uribe
See our Photo Gallery of recent trips!
Grew a guest editor of a special edition of Elements magazine
Kelley, Roche to take part in conversation about coastal resilience, sea level rise
On ice UMaine offers a six-credit field course in which students learn how to study glaciers, including the field skills to conduct polar research
Jeremy Braun was awarded the J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarship from the Geological Society of America. This prestigious award is from one of the leading organizations of geologists in North America.
Jesse Walters: Edith M. Patch Outstanding Ph.D. Student