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field courses
Volcanoes of the Eastern Sierra Nevadas field course

volcanoes of the eastern sierra nevadas

Field course at Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania

GEOL X377/549
field geology and paleoanthropology in tanzania

Summer field courses at the IU Geologic Field Station

graduate field seminar: 3D structural analysis

G420 Regional Tectonic field trip

regional tectonic
field trip

G429 Field Course

field geology in the rocky mountains


News and Announcements

EAS Faculty search: Assistant/Associate Professor in Climate Modeling

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Indiana University (IU) Bloomington invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate level in climate modeling to begin in Fall 2018. Applicants with strengths in earth system modeling, large-scale climate dynamics, land-climate-ocean interactions, or paleoclimate and evolution of Earth’s atmosphere are especially encouraged to apply. Read more about the position and how to apply.

Grand Staircase, Home to Countless Dinosaur Fossils, Could Be Destroyed by Mining

Read David Polly’s Op-Ed about Grand Staircase Escalante and Bears Ears in Live Science.

Update to SVP lawsuit: In December 2017, the White House announced that it would reduce the boundaries of both monuments, thus removing literally hundreds of scientifically important paleo localities from the protection and the funding associated with monument status. The Society, along with partner organizations, has filed lawsuits to reverse this decision because of its impact on science. Read more about this lawsuit.

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Events and Outreach

Colloquia Information |

  • January 22-29: No Colloquium - Faculty Candidate Search

ScIU Conversations in Science

There is a blog about the research going on in the College of Arts and Sciences at IU. Graduate student Anna Nowicki Jessee is a member of the editorial board and a writer for the blog.