Latest News

Jennifer Gil Selected for the 2018-19 Fulbright National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellows


Jennifer Gil, a graduate student from the department was among the selected few for the 2018 - 2019 Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellows by the Department of State's Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs and the National Geographic Society.

Dr. Leatherman is Featured in a SunSentinel's Article About Beach Erosion


Dr. Stephen Leatherman, also known as Dr. Beach, was featured in an article from SunSentinel where he talks about strategies to combat the beach erosion that is threatening the South Florida beaches.

Ike Onwuka and Assoc. Professor Len Scinto Lead a Tour to Everglades as Part of FIU-YALI Initiative


On Monday July 23, 2018 Department of Earth and Environment Graduate Student, Ikechukwu (Ike) Onwuka (second from right back row) and E&E Assoc. Professor Len Scinto (far right) led a tour to the Everglades as part of the FIU-YALI, Young African Leaders Initiative. The FIU-YALI program is administered through FIU’s Metropolitan Center. (Click on 'More information' to see group picture.)

Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events. Please check back later.

Contact Us

Department of Earth & Environment
Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street

AHC-5 360
Miami, FL 33199

305-348-3877 (Fax)

Job Opportunities

Non-Tenure Earning Instructor Position in Geosciences

The Department of Earth & Environment is inviting applications for a non-tenure earning instructor position in Geosciences.

Non-Tenure Earning Instructor Position in Environmental Policy.

The Department of Earth and Environment (E&E) at Florida International University (FIU) invites applications for a non-tenure earning Instructor position in Environmental Policy.

Diversity Mentor Professorship in Earth and Environment

FIU invites applicants for a senior faculty position in Earth and Environment (Associate Professor or Professor) as part of FIU's Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty with a history and commitment to the mentorship of students from underrepresented and undeserved populations, particularly women and Hispanic-American and African-American students.