School of Geosciences

Welcome to the School of Geosciences, a dynamic and varied group of disciplines made up of Geology, Geography and Geophysics.

Studying at the School of Geosciences will reward you with valuable skills to launch a professional career often involving international travel, out-of-doors work in exotic locations, and the ability to contribute to better environmental futures. Read more

Latest News

  • Earth hazard geosciences in the news!

    <img border= School of Geosciences member Associate Professor Dale Dominey-Howes appeared on day-time television on Tuesday 19th August to discuss the recent discovery of large methane sinkholes (blowholes) in Siberia. The discussion also explored the possible connection with global warming.

  • Major research grant success

    <img border= Dr Emma Calgaro and Associate Professor Dale Dominey-Howes from the Asia - Pacific Natural Hazards Research Group in the School of Geosciences have been successful in winning a major disaster resilience grant.

  • Congratulations Patrice!

    <img border= Congratulations to Associate Professor Patrice Rey who has been elected as a fellow of The Geological Society of America.