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George D. Brown, Jr., Professor Emeritus; B.S., St. Joseph's College; M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana; Ph.D., Indiana University

J. Christopher Hepburn, Professor Emeritus; A.B., Colgate University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

James W. Skehan, S.J., Professor Emeritus; A.B., A.M., Boston College; Ph.L., Weston College; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University; S.T.B., S.T.L., Weston College

Emanuel Bombolakis, (Retired) Research Professor; B.S., M.S., Colorado School of Mines; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ethan Baxter, Professor; Chairperson of the Department; B.S., Yale University; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley

John E. Ebel, Professor; A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology

Gail C. Kineke, Professor; Director of Graduate Studies; B.A., Princeton University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington

Rudolph Hon, Associate Professor; M.Sc., Charles University; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Alan L. Kafka, Associate Professor; B.A., New York University; M.S., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook

Seth C. Kruckenberg, Associate Professor; B.S., University of Wyoming; Ph.D., University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Noah P. Snyder, Associate Professor; B.S., Bates College; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Carling Hay, Assistant Professor; B.S., McGill University; Ph.D., University of Toronto

Jeremy D. Shakun, Assistant Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies; B.A., Middlebury College; M.S., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Ph.D., Oregon State University

Corinne I. Wong, Assistant Professor; B.A., B.S., University of the Pacific; M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Tara Pisani GareauAssistant Professor of the Practice; Director, Environmental Studies Program; B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz


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Earth and Environmental Science Undergraduate Program Information

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