Click on the image at left for a PDF summary of research activities in the GG dept.
The department is organized into three divisions:
Our geographic location in the midst of the Pacific Ocean and the rich geologic setting of Hawai‘i provide a natural focus for research programs in:
The department has most of it's labs, classrooms and computing assets in the POST building on the UHM campus. Many students and faculty also conduct research out in the field, with mobile infrastructure and assets.
Seminars: TGIF Schedule Spring 2017
+ 5 Yr Draft Department Course Schedule By Class
Two new Geology BA degree pathways: "Environmental Earth Science" and "Earth Science Education".
New Professional Masters Degree in Geoscience (MGeo). First enrollment Fall 2014.
Donald A. Swanson Graduate Fellowship just announced. See the UHF press release.
More news and announcements are in the SOEST Bulletin.
Early History of the Department of Geology and Geophysics By Ralph Moberly, Emeritus Faculty