Peter Lea

Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science

Spring 2015

  • Environmental Geology and Hydrology (ENVS 1104)
  • Environmental Geology and Hydrology (EOS 1305)
  • Coastal Processes and Environments (EOS 2365)
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.