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

Give GeoBus a birthday present!

GeoBus – our Earth Sciences outreach and education vehicle – just passed some major milestones, celebrating its 5th birthday, and reaching over 50,000 pupils, an achievement recently recognised by local MP Stephen Gethins.  Teaching Earth Sciences in... read more

New MSc in Mineral Resource announced!

The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences is very excited to announce the launch of our new MSc in Mineral Resources. The degree has been designed in close collaboration with professionals from the minerals industry and provides first-hand experience using... read more