Dr. Risa Palm, who is the University Provost and also a Professor of Geosciences, has published a paper titled “What Causes People to Change Their Opinion about Climate Change,” in the journal Annals of the American Association of Geographers. She was joined in the paper by co-authors Drs. Gregory Lewis and Bo Feng, both of… more »
Please reach out to Dr. Larry Kiage if you are a new graduate student or an undergrad seeking information on graduate school. Or, if you just have questions! Dr. Kiage recently became the department Graduate Advisor and he has the answers you may need. You can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org or find him in his… more »
Come check out the Georgia State Geosciences Seminar Series! The series will include lectures discussing how the Geosciences impact our world. Come and find out the many ways that you can make difference in our planet and the policies we pursue. Ask questions, get involved. Light refreshments will be provided.
GSU will be joining the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science (CUAHSI), the nation’s leading consortium promoting education and research in the water sciences. This will allow access for GSU students and faculty to CUAHSI’s water data, research infrastructure, and educational and outreach programs, and it will highlight GSU Geoscience’s growing strengths… more »
In January, Dr. Luke Pangle joined the ranks of our faculty as Assistant Professor of Geosciences! Dr. Pangle joins us after serving as a post-doctoral research scientist at Biosphere 2, the University of Arizona’s Landscape Evolution Observatory out in the Arizona desert! He earned his B.S. in Environmental Studies at Elon University, his M.S. in… more »
The geoscience community has the knowledge, experience, and ingenuity to address a wide range of societal needs. We study Earth’s systems, the complex geologic, marine, atmospheric, and hydrologic processes that sustain life and the economy. Geoscience expertise allows us to better understand and predict the interactions between people and Earth’s systems; such expertise is essential… more »
The Department of Geosciences at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia, invites applications for one tenure-track assistant professor in Human-Environment Interactions with an emphasis on water for Fall 2016 pending budgetary approval. Ideal candidates will have a strong background in the application of social sciences to address questions related to water. Research areas may include… more »
Geosciences students Sharon Murphy and Chelsea Zakas reached the summit of Mt. Baker, Washington, with GSU President Mark Becker! They spent a semester training and preparing for the arduous and dangerous climb. Sharon and Chelsea hiked with a backpack weighing 40 pounds on a trail system of varied terrain, including snow, ice, mud and rocks.… more »