Geology

Summer Research Opportunities

Cliffs of Moher

There are abundant opportunities for students to do research with faculty in our department--either during the summer or the academic year. Most of these opportunities provide funding for students, travel to exotic destinations, and more importantly, provide invaluable experience doing laboratory and field geology research. To learn about specific research projects from Amherst faculty, or about projects and funding opportunities through other programs, please click on one of the above links.

 

Plate tectonics - 600 mya to present