05/17/2019
New majors, a new department, approved by Miami trustees
Miami University trustees at their May 17 meeting approved the establishment of two bachelor of arts degrees — one with a major in data analytics and one with a major in organizational leadership — both in the College of Arts and Science.
05/14/2019
Former EPA administrator Gina McCarthy to headline the 50th anniversary of Miami's Institute for the Environment & Sustainability
On Friday, September 13, Miami's Institute for the Environment & Sustainability (IES) begins a weekend celebrating its 50th anniversary and 5 decades of environmental stewardship and problem solving with a keynote address by former EPA administrator Gina McCarthy
05/08/2019
Uber CMO Rebecca Messina, 2019 CAS Commencement Speaker, shares her path to success along with favorite Miami memories
The 2019 College of Arts and Science commencement speaker is Rebecca Messina, Global Chief Marketing Officer of Uber. Messina graduated from Miami in 1994 with a BA in Spanish and Diplomacy & Foreign Affairs
04/30/2019
Goldwater Scholarship
Geology and Environmental Earth Science major wins Goldwater Scholarship!
04/30/2019
Gerke Teaching Award
Middletown faculty member receives award
04/23/2019
Geological Society Honorary Fellows
Yildirim Dilek elected Geological Society Honorary Fellow
04/15/2019
Undergrad Symposium Award
Undergraduate, John Fink, receives award from Mineralogical Symposium
04/03/2019
Terry Workman Receives Award
Geology & Environmental Earth Science graduate student wins teaching award.
02/14/2019
Institute for the Environment & Sustainability's annual Willeke Lecture dives deep into ocean deoxygenation
On February 7, Miami's Institute for the Environment & Sustainability (IES) presented a lecture by Denise Breitburg, senior scientist with the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
  • College of Arts and Science
    College of Arts and Science

    Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science

    The Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science encompasses interdisciplinary teaching and research programs in geomicrobiology, geomorphology, hydrogeology, igneous petrology, isotope geochemistry, low-temperature geochemistry, geophysics, mineralogy and crystallography, mineral surface geochemistry, paleobiology, sedimentology and stratigraphy, structural geology, tectonics and volcanology.

    118 Shideler Hall
    250 S. Patterson Ave.
    Oxford, OH 45056
    513-529-3216

    Dr. Elisabeth Widom, Chair
    Cathy Edwards, Administrative Assistant