Congratulations to our very own Dr. Sarah Horst for being selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award. In July 2017, thirty-four early career faculty members were selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, an honor that is accompanied by a $75,000 grant, mentoring opportunities, and institutional recognition. Recipients include faculty composing new musical work inspired […]
Department News Archive
May 23, 2017
Researchers cook up distant bodies’ atmospheres ‘in a bottle’ at Hopkins lab By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Assistant Professor Sarah Hörst’s research was featured in The Baltimore Sun. She and her team of graduate student researchers are helping other planetary scientists prepare for future discoveries by showing them what conditions they might encounter in the atmospheres of distant bodies.
May 12, 2017
Can Big Data Solve Big Climate Problems? By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Research ideas can come from the unlikeliest of places. Just ask Anna Scott, a graduate student in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences.
April 24, 2017
New Assistant Professors By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
It’s a great pleasure to formally announce that we have several new assistant professors arriving this summer. They are Drs. Emmy Smith, Meghan Avolio, Maya Gomes, and June Wicks.
June 28, 2016
Congratulations Anand Gnanadesikan By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Dr. Anand Gnanadesikan has been promoted to full professor with tenure in Earth & Planetary Sciences! Anand is a leading authority on Earth system dynamics and modeling. His overarching research goal is to understand how the many components of the Earth system interact to produce the variability we observe in modern climate.
February 24, 2016
Congratulations Sara Rivero By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
On Thursday, December 11, 2015 Sara Rivero presented her thesis entitled “Anthropogenic Change vs Natural Variability: Lessons Learned from the Continuous Plankton Recorder.” She will receive her degree on May 18, 2016. Congratulations!
February 11, 2016
Congratulations Fisseha Berhane By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
On Thursday, February 9th Fisseha Berhane presented his thesis entitled “Intraseasonal Precipitation Variability Over Tropical Africa.” He will receive his degree on May 18, 2016. Congratulations!
February 2, 2016
Teaching Professor in Environmental Sciences and Sustainability By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a teaching professor position in Environmental Sciences and Sustainability. The position will be filled at the Senior Lecturer, Associate Teaching Professor, or Teaching Professor level, as appropriate, starting as early as summer of 2016. Associate Teaching Professors and Teaching Professors are […]
February 2, 2016
Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar in Planetary Sciences By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Johns Hopkins University invites applications for the Morton K. Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. We seek outstanding individuals with a recent Ph.D. in any area of Earth and Planetary sciences. Candidates with research interests in the areas of planetary geology and geophysics, with a focus on terrestrial planets, […]
January 5, 2016
Research Position in Ocean Dynamics By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate or assistant research scientist. The successful candidate will join a team that is investigating sea-surface temperature and salinity dynamics using satellite data and coupled models. The research aims to diagnose, quantify, and understand the mechanisms controlling the propagation […]