University of Florida
Department of Geological Sciences

241 Williamson Hall
PO Box 112120
Gainesville, Florida 32611-2120
Office: (352) 392-2231
Fax: (352) 392-9294



Current News
& Events . . .

arrowDr. Thomas S. Bianchi, our Jon L. and Beverly A. Thompson Endowed Chair of Geological Sciences, has co-authored an article about carbon absorption in the coastal areas of the world's oceans in the journal Nature. An overview of the article can be read here.

arrowThe 10th North American Paleontological Convention (NAPC) will be hosted by the Florida Museum of Natural History from February 15-18, 2014. For more information contact convention organizers at

Check out our Undergraduate Degree tracks and the new Environmental Geoscience BA.

Seminar Series! If you have questions contact the department by e-mail ( or call (352) 392-2231.

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