News & Events

News

Applications are invited for possible temporary Lecturer appointments (part-time) during the 2015-16 academic year in the following areas:  Earth Systems, Biogeology, Geochemistry, Geology, and Geophysics.

Applicants must possess an M.S. or Ph.D. in Earth Science and be prepared to teach introductory courses, have an emphasis in one or more of the substantive areas above, and have at least one year of teaching experience.   Applications will be kept active for consideration for all appropriate vacancies within the department for one year.  Applicants must submit a new letter each academic year to retain eligibility.  Deadline to apply is June 30, 2015.

  • Graduate Student Research Review

The Department of Earth Science will stage the 2015 Annual Graduate Student Research Review and Grad Alumni Panel on Friday April 24.  The Grad Alumni Panel will be held at 10:00 AM to 12 noon in Broida Hall 1640 and the Graduate Student Research Review will be held from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM on the Webb Hall roof.

 

  • Dr. Daniel Luna

Daniel Luna presented his PhD Defense entitled "Miocene mammals (Notoungulata) from the Laguna del Laja region, Andean Main Range, Central Chile" on March 11, 2015.

Events

  • Graham Hagen-Peter

Graham Hagen-Peter, UCSB Earth Science graduate student, will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled Insights into the early stages of convergent margin through coupled garnet Lu-Hf and monazite U-Th-Pb petrochronology: A case study from the Ross orogen, Antarctica.

 
  1. April 16, 2015 - 2:00pm
  • Dr. Catherine Mottram

Dr. Catherine Mottram, a 2014-2015 Fulbright scholar at UCSB Earth Science, will give a talk at this week's Speakers Club entitled "Syncing geological clocks: Using monazite petrochronology to determine the rates and timescales of ductile deformation in the Himalayan orogen."

  1. April 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
  • Aaron Bufe

Aaron Bufe, UCSB graduate student, will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled Erosion of an Active Uplift by Antecedent Rivers.

  1. April 2, 2015 - 2:00pm
  • Dr. Abby Kavner

Dr. Abby Kavner, Associate Professor of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences at UCLA, will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled The Electrochemical Earth: Stable Isotope Markers for Redox Disequilibrium.

 
  1. March 12, 2015 - 2:00pm
  • Dr. Mark Simons

Dr. Mark Simons, of the California Institute of Technology, will give a talk at Speakers Club entitled Imaging geodesy: Fault creep, aquifers & volcanoes.

  1. March 5, 2015 - 2:00pm

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