Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
|(Department Chair) Sedimentology & Stratigraphy, Taphonomy, Quantitative Stratigraphic Methods, Paleobiology.|
Paleontology, Faunal Analysis, Paleoecology, Biostratigraphy, Mass Extinctions, Quaternary Mammals.
|Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science, Geobiology.|
|(Graduate Coordinator) Engineering and Environmental Geology (especially landslides); Tectonics; Paleomagnetism; Geochronology.|
Mantle melting and volcanic plumbing systems; mineral-melt equilibria, with applications to barometry and thermometry of igneous processes.
Paleoceanography, global biogeochemical cycles, micropaleontology (foraminifera).
|Dr. John Wakabayashi||Tectonics, Structural Geology, Geomorphology, Metamorphic Petrology, Engineering and Environmental Geology.|
|Dr. Zhi (Luke) Wang||Surface and subsurface hydrology, contaminant hydrogeology, water resources and irrigation engineering, watershed modeling, GIS.|
|Dr. Beth Weinman||Fluvial and Deltaic Quaternary Geology, Hydrogeology, Geochemistry, Soil Formation, and Optical Luminescence Geochronology.|