The complementary fields of geology and geophysics are combined in one interdisciplinary department, with graduate degrees offered in both disciplines. The undergraduate degree is in geology and geophysics. Combined with an emerging geoinformatics program, the potential for rewarding collaborations and discoveries are tremendous.
BA or BS in Geology & Geophysics
Undergraduate students enjoy a wealth of hands-on learning experiences.Learn more
MS and PhD in Geoscience
Broad research interests and numerous fields of specialization among the members of the faculty provide research opportunities.Learn more
Meet our Faculty
Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Surface Processes
Dean L. Morgridge Professor
Paleontology, Sedimentary & Stratigraphy
Kurt L. Feigl
Sedimentary & Stratigraphy
Diversity and Inclusion in Geoscience
We aim to create and promote an atmosphere that not only protects every community member against discrimination and bias, but also encourages respect and value for varying perspectives and backgrounds.