Dean's Office

: To contribute to understanding the changing earth, environment, and human condition and to disseminate and apply this knowledge for the benefit of the present and future.

Mission: To create an intellectual community conducive to becoming a premiere teaching and research faculty in the broad areas of earth, environment, sustainable development, resources and human activities. We will accomplish this by using the unique synergies of our inter-dependent disciplines; by developing academic programs that respond to the needs of students, changing societal conditions, and worldviews; and through opportunities for research and outreach.