Visit by Wally Broecker

Wally Broecker will visit St Andrews and give a public talk on energy and climate change, along with a technical seminar on ice age CO2. Broecker has made seminal contributions in climate science, oceanography, and geochemistry.  These range from establishing the... read more

Royal Society Meeting – Lost & Future Worlds

Dr Richard Bates is part of the latest Royal Society sponsored meeting focusing on the impact and record of climate change as viewed through the lens of paleo-landscape. Entitled Lost and Future Worlds, further information can be found on the Royal Society... read more

Public Talk by Bob Hazen – March 23rd

Earth’s 4.5 billion year history is an epic of dramatic change through physical, chemical, and biological processes. Large and growing data resources, coupled with new analytical and visualization methods, are revealing the ancient origins and evolution of Earth... read more

Ruth Robinson contributes to Outstanding Paper of the Year

Dr Ruth Robinson, Senior Lecturer in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, was part of an international team of researchers whose work was awarded Outstanding Paper of the Year for the Journal of Sedimentary Research, the premier journal in the field of... read more

Sami Mikhail wins major prize

SEES Lecturer Sami Mikhail has been honoured by the Geological Society of London with the 2017 Murchison Fund. This award recognizes significant contributions to the field of hard rock and tectonic geoscience by an individual under the age of 40.  The motivation... read more

Research Fellow in Experimental Petrology

Applications are invited for a Research Fellow position in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of St. Andrews to work on the NERC-funded project “The Deep Nitrogen cycle”. The overarching objective is to derive fundamental constraints on... read more