About

The Jackson School of Geosciences

Quick Facts

Dean: Sharon Mosher
Founded: Department—1888
Bureau of Economic Geology—1909
Geology Foundation—1953
Institute for Geophysics—1972
Jackson School—2001
Established at level of a college: 2005
Enrollment Fall 2016: 238 graduate
295 undergraduate
Employees: 56 faculty
90 research scientists
110 research staff and postdoctoral researchers
140 support staff
Annual budget: $90 million
Alumni: 4,771