The Earth Science Department has five major curricular areas: geology, astronomy, meteorology, environmental science, and earth science education. Degrees are available in Earth Science, and Earth Science Teaching. Students have the opportunity to conduct independent research in geology, astronomy, meteorology, environmental science, and earth science education, utilizing the state-of-the-art facilities located in the department.

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Dr. Kyle Gray

Dr. Kyle Gray, Associate Professor of Earth Science Education has been named the 2015 recipient of the Donald and Carolyn Biggs Award for Earth...

Sushil Tuladhar and Dr. Mohammad Iqbal

Graduate student Sushil Tuladhar was awarded 3rd place for best Student Poster at the Iowa Water Conference in Ames Iowa,...

12-inch telescope at the UNI Observatory

The Earth Science department McCollum Science Hall observatory is listed as number 10 in the Movoto list of...