The Department of Geosciences at Stony Brook University has a rich tradition of integrating
experimental, analytical, and field-based research techniques for understanding the
earth and other planetary bodies. The research activities of our world-renowned faculty
are ranked among the top 15 public research universities by the National Research
News and Announcements
Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, the department has established a Laboratory
for the Analysis and Dating of Sediments.
Stony Brook Geosciences going Far Beyond: Newest Department of Geosciences faculty
member Weisen Shen's seismological research takes him to the South Pole.
Richard Reeder named Vice President for Research and Operations Manager
Mars Rover collects exciting evidence from Gale Crater
- Congratulations to Scott McLennan who was named Distinguished Professor