Latest News

Professor Michael Sukop named a Fellow of the Geological Society of America


Society Fellowship is an honor bestowed on the best of our profession by election at the spring GSA Council meeting. GSA members are nominated by existing GSA Fellows in recognition of their distinguished contributions to the geosciences through such avenues as publications, applied research, teaching, administration of geological programs, contributing to the public awareness of geology, leadership of professional organizations, etc.

Open Position for a Lab Manager II


A new position for a Lab Manager II is now open until June 21st at 11:59PM

Graduate Student Jennifer Gil awarded Fulbright Fellow


Her Fulbright-National Geographic Storytelling Fellowship is made possible through a partnership between the U.S. Department of State and the National Geographic Society. She will conduct her work at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama City. Her stories will be published on the Fulbright-National Geographic Stories blog.

Upcoming Events

Doctoral Dissertation Defense - Heather Vazquez

06/22/2018 01:00 PM

Evaluating changes to natural variability on a warming globe in CMIP5 models

Master's Thesis Defense - Alejandro Garcia

06/22/2018 02:00 PM

The Effect of Microbial Growth on the Spectral Induced Polarization Response in Hanford Vadose Zone Sediment in the Presence of Autunite Mineral

Master's Thesis Defense - Shishir Kumar Sarker

06/26/2018 10:00 AM

Spatial and temporal distribution of total phosphorus concentrations in soil and water in the Everglades.

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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.