Earth Sciences

Our People

We pride ourselves on providing a top quality teaching/research regime, coupled with an exciting and informative learning environment. Our staff have national and international reputations in the field of earth and ocean sciences and are passionate about what they do.

We aim to provide our students with papers, programmes and degrees that make available interesting and relevant information covering the full breadth of the natural world.

Research and postgraduate study is encouraged, and all research students acquire basic research skills and a knowledge of techniques, as well as training in specialist disciplines.

Study of the Earth and ocean sciences is vital to ensure a positive future for the world and all its inhabitants. The Department of Earth & Ocean Sciences works in collaboration with the School's Departments of Biological Sciences and Chemistry and the School of Engineering, so the possibilities are endless!