Earth sciences

Associate Professor Gregory Hancock

Associate Professor
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

Environmental geoscience, Physical geography

Associate Professor Anthony Kiem

Associate Professor
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Agriculture, Climate change

Dr Bill Landenberger

Senior Lecturer
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

Crustal evolution, Field geology, Petrology

Associate Professor Hannah Power

Associate Professor
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

coastal environments including sandy beaches, estuaries, rocky shores, and coral reefs; coastal processes including ocean waves, tides, and currents; coastal hazards including wave overwash and tsunami; climate change impacts on coasts; geographic information systems (GIS); field experiments; numerical modelling

Dr Danielle Verdon-Kidd

Senior Lecturer
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

Climate change impact/vulnerability assessment, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Hydrology

Professor Silvia Frisia

Conjoint Professor
School of Environmental and Life Sciences

C-fluxes in karst systems, Geomorphology, Global changes

The Earth Sciences major is for those that are looking to build new concepts working in a variety of environments. Examine the processes of our earth, soil, water, as well as our spatial science and structural geology. You will learn from leading science researchers who will guide you through a tailored program, specifically designed to give you the skills that employers are seeking. You’ll be able to follow your passions, and customise your study with a wide range of disciplinary choices, incorporating many areas of study. Find scientific solutions to complex problems and gain the confidence that employers are looking for.