Peter Lea

Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science

Fall 2014

  • Landscapes and Global Change (ENVS 2270)
  • Landscapes and Global Change (EOS 2345)
Phone 2077253439
Title Associate Professor
Department Earth & Oceanographic Science
Work Location 120 D Druckenmiller Hall
Peter Lea: Bowdoin College: Geology


A.B. (Dartmouth)
M.S. (Washington)
Ph. D. (Colorado-Boulder)

Peter D. Lea teaches hydrology, glacial processes and landforms, and sedimentology. His research includes climatic and environmental change of the Bering land bridge, as well as the flow dynamics, biogeochemistry, and environmental history of Merrymeeting Bay, a freshwater tidal system in mid-coast Maine.