Faculty and Staff


Rachel J. Beane
Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Convergent margin processes, ultrahigh-pressure metamorphism, and microstructural studies using electron backscatter diffraction

Philip Camill
Rusack Professor of Environmental Studies and Earth and Oceanographic Science
Chair of Earth and Oceanographic Science Department

Biogeochemistry, climate change, paleoecology, Earth climate history

Rachel Eveleth
Visiting Assistant Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science

Michèle LaVigne (on leave for the 2016-17 academic year)
Assistant Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science
Marine biogeochemistry, paleoceanography, climate change

Peter D. Lea
Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science
Hydrology, glacial processes and landforms, and sedimentology

Emily M. Peterman
Assistant Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science
Convergent margin processes, tectonics, petrology, thermochronology and geochronology

Collin Roesler 
Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science
Biological oceanography, plankton dynamics, remote sensing and optical properties of seawater

Christian Schrader
Visiting Assistant Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science

Emeritus Faculty

Arthur M. Hussey II
Professor of Geology Emeritus
Edward P. Laine
Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science Emeritus
Marine geology and oceanography

Laboratory Instructors

Cathryn K. Field
Laboratory Instructor and Service Learning Coordinator in Earth and Oceanographic Science

Joanne Urquhart
Laboratory Instructor in Earth and Oceanographic Science

Elizabeth Halliday Walker
Laboratory Instructor in Earth and Oceanographic Science

Department Coordinator

Bridget Spaeth
Dept. Phone (207)725-3628
Dept. Fax (207) 725-3405