Earth, Environmental, and Geospatial Sciences

Department Chair: Hari Pant (Gillet Hall, Room 309-A)

Department Faculty: Professors: Irene Leung, Juliana Maantay; Associate Professors: Yuri Gorokhovich, Elia Machado, Hari K. Pant, Heather Sloan; Senior College Laboratory Technician: Brian Morgan

Departmental offerings cover a broad spectrum of the social and natural sciences. These offerings integrate the earth sciences and studies of the human environment over a wide range, from urban geography to ocean sediments. Environmental issues, such as garbage disposal and recycling options, earthquake and volcanic hazards, coastal erosion, past extinction of life, and global warming, are important parts of various courses listed below.