Earth and Planetary Sciences

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Earth and Planetary Sciences

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at The University of Texas at San Antonio is a comprehensive academic unit that offers Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, and Master of Science degrees.

We are committed to your success. That's why we offer diverse research opportunities to foster your education in one of the fastest-growing research universities in the country. At UTSA you will have access to strong research programs, state-of-the-art resources, and competitive financial support.

Our faculty members conduct research in a variety of areas and are dedicated to the university mission of discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement, and public service.

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences invites applications for the following positions

Review of applications starts Nov 1, 2022

Weldon Hammond

In Memorium

UTSA College of Sciences honors the legacy of Associate Professor Emeritus Weldon Woolf Hammond, Jr.
Dr. Hammond's legacy »


<b>Tom Varner</b>

#ThisIsWhatAScientistLooksLike: Tom Varner
Tom is an ESE PhD student
COS Spotlight »

Stephen Ackley

Stephen Ackley awarded the 2022 SCAR (Scientific Committe on Antarctic Research) Medal for International Coordination

Kuzipa Kapayi

PhD student Kuzipa Kapayi received an NSF/GSA Graduate Student Geoscience Research Grant

Tom Varner

PhD student Tom Varner to travel abroad, access academic opportunities as Fulbright Scholar
UTSA Today »

Protik Banerjee

PhD student Protik Banerjee received a Geological Society of America (GSA) Research Grant

more news »

EPS Newsletter

The NASA MIRO Center for Advanced Measurements in Extreme Environments has undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral research opportunities available.
application »

Geospatial Fellows Webinar Series

Mondays 4-5 pm
past and upcoming seminars »

EPS Social - August 26, 2022
group photo