Students looking at roadside outcrop.

"I started out my undergraduate degree as an astronomy major.  After I took a geology class at the end of my freshman year, it made sense to me to start my planetary studies with the one closest at hand, the Earth. That is how I became a geoscientist." -Margarete Jadamec

Earth and Planetary Sciences Undergraduate Advisors

Staff Advisor: 
Peer Advisor:
  • Gabriel Haro, a 4th year Geology major

Drop in or schedule an appointment through the Advising Appointment System.

Winter Quarter 2018 Peer Advisor Drop-in Hours (room 2119):

  • Wednesdays 8-12 and 1-2
  • Fridays 10:30-11:30 and 1-2
Faculty Advisors:
  • Geology Major: All geology undergrads should meet with their assigned advisor once a year.

Jim McClain
Ryosuke Motani

Tessa Hill
Ryosuke Motani

Faculty Advisors

Environmental Geology: Ken Verosub
Geophysics: Magali Billen
Oceanography: Tessa Hill

Earth and Planetary Sciences Mandatory Advising