Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Michigan State University's Earth and Environmental Sciences is a rapidly growing department on the leading edge of change in geoscience. We seek the best and brightest faculty and students to join our teams studying the geosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere and atmosphere.  We offer substantial resources for graduate funding and undergraduate research. Our faculty serve the public by providing scientifically informed comment on important issues and events. Our alumni enjoy success in a variety of fields including education, industry, government and academia. Ask yourself this, “Who will foster my individual strengths and empower me to create my own path in an environment of excellence and opportunity?” Spartans Will.


Faculty and student



Graduate student

Graduate Program


Undergraduate students

Undergraduate Program