News

Thursday, November 3, 2016

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES) of Columbia University seeks to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position inatmosphericscience, broadly defined.   The successful applicant is expected to develop a high-impact research program at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) focused on problems of global significance and to demonstrate strong potential for effective teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences is proud to announce three undergraduate seniors who were initiated into Phi Beta Kappa on May 17 2016. 

Friday, April 22, 2016

Monday, February 29, 2016

Ryan Abernathey receives a 2016 research fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.  These fellowships honor early-career scientists whose achievements and potential identify them as the next generation of scientific leaders.  

Friday, January 22, 2016

Congratulations to Bärbel Hönisch for winning the Lenfest Distinguished Faculty Award from Columbia University.  Professor Barbel Honisch is the fifth Earth and Environmental Sciences professor to be honored with a this distiguished award....

Thursday, December 10, 2015

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES) is seeking outstanding scientists to fill two open-rank faculty positions, in the areas of solid earth dynamics, structure and evolution and/or ocean, atmosphere and/or climate. Appointment can be at any rank from tenure-track assistant professor to tenured full professor.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

The department has just released the annually updated graduate dissertation topic list for this year. The list is current through Spring 2015 and is a great way to see the breadth of topics our graduate students undertake for their doctorate work.

Graduate Dissertation Topic List.