Attention Prospective Graduate Students!

Please note, that our department continues to accept applications for our graduate program until all positions are filled. Please apply as soon as possible and get the materials in to

Lindahl Ph.D. Scholarships available for Fall 2017

The University of Alabama, Department of Geological Sciences seeks Ph.D. students with specializations that complement faculty research interests. Exceptional students will receive Research or Teaching Assistantships and a Lindahl Scholarship

Lynn Harrell wins A&S Outstanding Dissertation Award

Congratulations to Dr. Lynn Harrell for winning the A&S Outstanding Dissertation Award. Dr. Harrell graduated from DGS in Fall 2015 and had already published three papers from his dissertation work.

Hydroclimate Modeler Faculty Position Open

Integrated Hydroclimate Modeler – Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position The University of Alabama (UA) Department of Geological Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in integrated hydroclimate modeling, beginning

Grad Students Win EPA’s P3 Competition Award

Congratulations to Peng Shang (PhD student) and Zachary Stephens (undergraduate student) for being part of a winning team receiving the EPA’s P3 (People, Prosperity and the Planet) competition award. They

Dr. Genareau Wins NSF CAREER Award

Dr. Kim Genareau was awarded the highly prestigious NSF CAREER award to continue her exciting investigation on the effect of lightning on volcanic ash. NSF gives these awards “…in support