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Understanding Our Planet

The oceans, atmosphere and landscape all influence one another. Faculty and researchers in our department work across these environments to tackle the grand scientific challenges of today and tomorrow. MEAS is dedicated to excellence in research, teaching and promoting a diverse and inclusive environment that allows all members of the department to thrive.

95% Placement

Nearly all MEAS graduate degree recipients in the past five years found employment in their fields or went on to further graduate study.

MEAS researchers developed HazMapper

a freely available, global geo-hazard mapping application running in the cloud on Google Earth Engine