What is Geosciences?


The Department of Geosciences includes a diverse faculty of scholars from the disciplines of Geography, Geology, and Hydrology, and research clusters in the department investigate pressing urban environmental issues, including:

  • water: from water governance to water quality and quantity
  • climate change and quantity
  • geochemical processes
  • GIS and informatics

Our faculty includes a dynamic community of scholars and teachers, who make Geosciences at Georgia State a unique place for learning and discovery. With this highly qualified group of faculty, we continue to add depth and breadth to Georgia State’s academic programs and research profile.