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Department of

Earth and Environmental Science

EARTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE WEBSITE

The Earth and Environmental Science Department is the most research-heavy department on campus, producing more Ph.D.’s per year than any other. The E&ES Department includes degree options in geology, geochemistry, geophysics, and hydrology. The department works closely with the N.M. Bureau of Geology, among the most well-regarded state surveys in the nation.

Earth and Environmental Science Faculty

Glenn Spinelli, PhD

Professor | Department Chair

Glenn Spinelli, PhD
Peter Mozley, PhD

Professor | Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

Peter Mozley, PhD
Gary Axen, PhD

Professor

Gary Axen, PhD
Susan Bilek, PhD
Chloë Bonamici, PhD

Assistant Professor

Chloë Bonamici, PhD
Daniel Cadol, PhD

Associate Professor

Daniel Cadol, PhD
Jesus Gomez-Velez, PhD

Assistant Professor

Jesus Gomez-Velez, PhD
Ronni Grapenthin, PhD

Assistant Professor

Ronni Grapenthin, PhD
Bruce Harrison, PhD

Associate Professor | Associate Department Chair

Bruce Harrison, PhD
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Visiting Assistant Professor

Kate Leary, PhD Candidate
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Assistant Professor

Ryan Leary, PhD
Andrew Luhmann, PhD

Assistant Professor

Andrew Luhmann, PhD
Kierran Maher, PhD

Assistant Professor

Kierran Maher, PhD
Deqiang Mao, PhD

Assistant Professor

Deqiang Mao, PhD
Mark Person, PhD
David Reusch, PhD

Associate Research Professor

David Reusch, PhD
Dana Ulmer-Scholle, PhD

Associate Research Professor

Dana Ulmer-Scholle, PhD
Jolante van Wijk, PhD

Associate Professor

Jolante van Wijk, PhD

Staff

NAME TITLE PHONE DEPARTMENT LOCATION EMAIL
Francesca Denton Department Specialist 575-835-5679 Earth & Environmental Science MSEC 208 geos@ees.nmt.edu 
Andrew Phillips Lab Technician II 575-835-5462 Earth & Environmental Science MSEC 134, 258 andrew.g.phillips@nmt.edu 
NAME PHONE LOCATION EMAIL
Francesca Denton
Department Specialist
Earth & Environmental Science
575-835-5679 MSEC 208 geos@ees.nmt.edu 
Andrew Phillips
Lab Technician II
Earth & Environmental Science
575-835-5462 MSEC 134, 258 andrew.g.phillips@nmt.edu 
Francesca Denton
Department Specialist, Earth & Environmental Science
PHONE 575-835-5679
LOCATION MSEC 208
EMAIL geos@ees.nmt.edu 
Andrew Phillips
Lab Technician II, Earth & Environmental Science
PHONE 575-835-5462
LOCATION MSEC 134, 258
EMAIL andrew.g.phillips@nmt.edu