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field courses
Volcanoes of the Eastern Sierra Nevadas field course

volcanoes of the eastern sierra nevadas

Field course at Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania

GEOL X377/549
field geology and paleoanthropology in tanzania

G420 Regional Tectonic field trip

regional tectonic
field trip

G429 Field Course

field geology in the rocky mountains

Summer field courses at the IU Geologic Field Station

geology, hydrology, and geochemistry
in the rocky mountains


News and Announcements

Spring semester Environmental and Energy Diplomacy seminar ends with a diplomatic conference call.

final exam

May 2, 2017: G690/490 Environmental and Energy Diplomacy seminar’s final exam was a video conference briefing with the US Ambassador to Vietnam, Ted Osius. Five EAS students took part: Alex McLean, Amelia Nelson and Grace Carlson (undergrad majors) and Erin Benson and Chris Helou (grad students). A great experience for our students, and a neat feather in the cap for our Diplomacy Lab program. Big thanks to John Rupp (IGS and SPEA) for contributing his time and expertise to make the class a great success. Read more about the final

We are now the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.

Here’s an article about the name change in News at IU Bloomington.

Curiosity Rover: IU Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Mars research

Give Now
If you would like to donate to IU Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, click on "Give Now" to view the opportunities for supporting the Department, including the Mary Iverson Graduate Fellowship and the N. Gary Lane Paleontology Collection Fund.

Events and Outreach

Colloquia Information |

  • Colloquia will resume in the Fall.

Lab Technician position in IGS

There are two lab technician jobs open in the Indiana Geological Survey. These are part-time, hourly positions, 25-29 hours/week from May through August 2017. Contact Pat McLaughlin (office S319, email for more information.