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Environmental Studies Student, Chloe Vorseth Engages Residents for Faster Everglades Restoration.


Vorseth, an FIU environmental studies student, is examining what people know about the Everglades, how they use the ecosystem and their attitudes on restoring it, including what they are willing to pay for different restoration projects. By understanding the needs and wants of the public, her research can inform Everglades restoration policy and implementation.

2018 Graduate Student Symposium Winners


Click to see the list of poster/oral presentation winners from the 2018 Earth & Environment Graduate Student Symposium

Miami Herald Writes Article About Sea Level Rise, Citing FIU E&E Faculty


Earth and Environment faculty and their research on the effects of sea level rise on the Everglades are highlighted in today's Miami Herald.

Upcoming Events

Atmospheric Science

03/23/2018 03:00 PM

Speaker: Dr. Sonia Lasher-Trapp, University of Illinois

Ocean Sciences

03/30/2018 03:00 PM

Speaker: Kim Popendorf, University of Miami

Geoscience Education

04/06/2018 03:00 PM

Speaker: Dr. Beth Pratt-Sitaula, EarthScope Speaker Series

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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.