University of California, Riverside

Earth Sciences

Department of Earth Sciences



Graduate Programs


Mountains The Department of Earth Sciences offers the M.S. and Ph.D. in Geological Sciences. Graduate education in the Geological Sciences is available in a range of fields such as paleoenvironmental change, modern climate change, evolutionary paleobiology, invertebrate paleontology, active tectonicsearthquake processes and geophysics, biogeochemical cycling, deep crustal and mantle processes, organic geochemistry, mineral deposits, numerical stratigraphy and fire ecology.

Feel free to contact faculty members with specific questions. Their phone numbers and E-mail addresses are in their Faculty Profiles.

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900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department of Earth Sciences
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Tel: (951) 827-3434
Fax: (951) 827-4324
E-mail: john.herring@ucr.edu

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