Peter D. Lea

Associate Professor of Earth and Oceanographic Science - on leave for the 2021-22 academic year
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.


  • PhD, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • MS, University of Washington
  • AB, Dartmouth College