Welcome to the Kansas State University Department of Geology! We have been preparing students for careers and advanced studies in the profession for over 60 years, and their successes make us proud. Our alumni are all over the world, and show their appreciation for their time here in many important ways.

Faculty Position Openings

The Department of Geology at Kansas State University invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level beginning in August 2015. The detailed advertisement for both positions can be found here: KSU Structure/Carbonate advert.

New Geosciences Building

We are actively raising funds for a new geosciences facility. We are excited about the proposed facility, what it could mean for our ability to train future geoscientists, and the progress we have made so far! Details about the facility and our fundraising efforts are available here.

Luminescence Dating Workshop

Details about the 10th New World Luminescence Dating Workshop to be held at K-State June 18-20, 2015, are available here.

Geology Students Making Headlines

Click here to read about a recent undergraduate Geology research experience in India!