Class of 2022 Award Winners

The David Major Award is given to the student that embodies the best of the department in terms of service, spirit, academics, and overall attitude.  This year’s award winner is Lucia Wiggers!! The Freeman Foote Award is given to the student with an outstanding senior thesis presentation.  This year’s… Continue reading »

Announcing the GEOS Class of 2024

The Geosciences Department is please to welcome the following new majors!! Emilio Anamos Martina Berrutti Bartesaghi Gwyn Chilcoat Amalia Culpepper-Wehr Annabel Flatland Sylvain Foisy Berenize Garcia Nueva Andrew Herrera Kennedy Lange Amelia Linton Josh Lipp Peter Miles Henry… Continue reading »

We are hiring! Assistant Professor of Petrology and Mineralogy

Assistant Professor of Petrology and Mineralogy The Geosciences Department at Williams College invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in the broad field of petrology and mineral sciences, at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning 1 July 2022. We are a collegial, student-centered department of teacher-scholars, actively engaged in research and… Continue reading »

Phoebe Cohen wins GSA Outstanding Geobiologist Division Award

Congratulations to Phoebe Cohen, who was awarded the Geological Society of America Geobiology and Geomicrobiology Division’s 2021 award for outstanding geobiologists! The award is given for “accomplishments in research, education/mentoring, and service in geobiology.”  The full citation and this year’s other award winners can be found here.  … Continue reading »