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In 2006 the Department of Geological Sciences was established by the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Jeffrey D. Keith served as department chair from 2006 to the present.

Variant names

Brigham Young University. College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. Dept. of Geological Sciences

Brigham Young University. Geological Sciences Dept.

Description

Established: 2006

Location: Provo, Utah (2006- )

Functions

The Department of Geological Sciences offered undergraduate degrees in Earth and Space Science Education and Geology (with an optional emphasis in Environmental Geology). Offered minors included Geology and Geology Teaching. A graduate degree was also offered in Geology. Some of the diverse disciplines included general geology, plate tectonics, geochemistry, geophysics, paleontology, environmental geology, petroleum geology, hydrogeology, paleoclimatology, and planetary geology.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The department was administered by the department chair, under the direction of the college dean.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (2006- )

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Dept. of Geology (2006)

Associated Archival Materials

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Sources

Brigham Young University Undergraduate Catalog, 2006-2007: p. 178 (Jeffrey D. Keith, chair (2006-2007); functions)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00611

Creator: RSP