Texas A&M University
Department of Geology & Geophysics

Coming Fall 2022

The Department of Geology & Geophysics is becoming part of the College of Arts and Sciences in Fall 2022.

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New! Certificate in Environmental and Engineering Geology

The Department of Geology and Geophysics is expanding educational opportunities for students by providing a new certificate program.

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Faculty Focus

Dr. Christina Belanger

Dr. Christina Belanger

Dr. Christina Belanger, assistant professor in the Department of Geology and Geophysics, was awarded a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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Nick Perez

Dr. Nick Perez

Dr. Nick Perez, assistant professor in the Department of Geology and Geophysics, was awarded a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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Dr. David Bapst

Dr. David Bapst, instructional assistant professor in the Department of Geology and Geophysics, was named a 2021 ConocoPhillips Data Science Faculty Fellow for his help creating the Undergraduate Certificate in Data Analytics for the Petroleum Industry (CERT-DAPI).

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The Department of Geology and Geophysics is expanding educational opportunities for students, updating the B.A. in Geology.

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The Department of Geology and Geophysics is expanding educational opportunities for students, providing new certificate program.

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The team of Texas A&M students was assigned an evaluation area in the eastern deep-water Gulf of Mexico.

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With the prestigious award, Belanger will provide first-generation students the opportunity to participate in research aimed at building global benthic foraminiferal database

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New research co-authored by Texas A&M’s Dr. Ryan Ewing shows how dunes on Jupiter’s volcanically active moon, lo, were formed.

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Dr. Juan Carlos Laya and undergraduate students spent an extended spring break in The Bahamas to investigate a modern carbonate platform

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