IN THE SCHOOL OF OCEAN AND EARTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYUNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AT MANOA

rotating photosThe Earth Sciences Community

Faculty

The department's large and diverse faculty teach at the undergraduate and graduate level, and conduct research on the full range of Earth Sciences topics and many related fields, such as environemtnal science and planetary science.

Research Faculty: These individuals focus their efforts primarily on directed research projects. More senior members advise Earth Sciences department graduate students.

Postdocs

These folks are conducting research on specific topics with a faculty suoervisor.

Cooperating Graduate Faculty

These individuals are based in other UH academic departments or research institutes but are members of the Earth Sciences graduate degree faculty, effectively broadening the scope of the grad program's offerings.

Affiliate Graduate Faculty

These individuals are at institutions other than UH Mānoa, and are both qualified and willing to help advise graduate students in the Earth Sciences department.

Staff

Our friendly and efficient research and administrative staff work in labs and offices throughout the department and are an integral and important part of the Earth Sciences family.

Graduate Students

Doctoral and masters students work closely with other departmental personnel while pursuing their degrees. Many students also hold either research or teaching assistantships in the department.

Undergraduate Students

Our active and engaged undegraduate student population work closely with other departmental personnel while pursuing their degrees with high facult-to-student ratio of about 3. The students operate a Geology Club to organize social events and fundraising for the annual Spring Break field trip to the Mojave and Death Valley

Distinguished Alumni

We love our alumni, and mostly interact with them via social media feeds and a newsletter. This page lists our alumni of the year recipients