EAS Mission

Mission of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences



Produce breakthrough discoveries through research in Earth, atmospheric, ocean, and planetary sciences as well as interdisciplinary research involving the Earth system and the environment.


Provide vibrant and inclusive learning experiences and environments that prepare students to pioneer the advancement of knowledge in the Earth, atmospheric, ocean, and planetary sciences and become the future leaders of academia, government, and industry.


Effectively engage with the public both locally and globally to apply our scientific knowledge to inform public policy, resource management, and environmental stewardship.

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