News & Announcements Archive

Sarah Hörst receives President’s Frontier Award

Congratulations to EPS faculty member Dr. Sarah Hörst for receiving the President’s Frontier Award! Recipients are selected via an annual university-wide competition for demonstrating significant scholarly achievement and showing exceptional […]

EPS Faculty Kevin Lewis selected as Co-I of NASA VIPER mission to the Moon

EPS Faculty Kevin Lewis selected as Co-I of NASA VIPER mission to the Moon

Congratulations to EPS faculty member Kevin Lewis for being selected as a Co-I of the NASA Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) mission! VIPER will explore and sample the soils […]

EPS Celebrates the Holidays

EPS Celebrates the Holidays

On December 3, 2021, our Olin Hall Parking Lot was transformed for our annual Holiday Party. Guests were treated to delicious BBQ and amazing vegan dishes. The evening was capped […]

The Pim Postdoctoral Fellowship is open for applications

The Pim Postdoctoral Fellowship was set up to provide support to a postdoctoral student pursuing research in the field of global change. This fellowship is part of the Global Change […]

An Ancient Ocean Floor, Found in Baltimore

Daniel Viete, assistant professor in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, has been featured in the Fall 2021 edition of the Johns Hopkins Magazine for his recent work in […]

Teaching Faculty in Environmental Science

Position Description:The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for a Teaching Faculty position in Environmental Science. This position includes leadership of and teaching duties […]

Dimitri Sverjensky named AGU Fellow

Congratulations to Professor Dimitri Sverjensky in being named a 2021 AGU Fellow! AGU Fellows have made outstanding achievements and contributions by pushing the frontiers of our science forward. More information […]

Prof. Kevin Lewis receives tenure

The Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences congratulates our colleague Kevin Lewis, whose promotion to Associate Professor with tenure was approved by the Board of Trustees on […]

Department alum wins Urey Prize

Congratulations to Dr. Lynnae C. Quick for being awarded the 2021 Harold C. Urey Prize from the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society! The award is given […]

Two students receive FINESST grants from NASA

Congratulations to EPS graduate students Michael Radke and Elle Hanson, who have received Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) grants from NASA! Elle’s project focuses […]