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Department of Geology
Events and Announcements
- Check out our new introductory video of the Department that you may have seen playing at GSA.
- Please join us in welcoming our newest tenure-track faculty member, Dr. (Klaus) Benjamin Hagedorn. Dr. Hagedorn's focus of research and teaching is Environmental Geochemistry. He received his Ph.D. from Monash University in Austrailia, and his M.S. from RWTH University in his native Germany. He has worked on projects in Australia, the Pacific Islands, and here in North America.
- Dan Pankratz is our new Geological Technician for the department. Dan will support our vehicles, computers, Bruntons, and other stuff we are good at breaking. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees in Engineering but has seen the light and has been pursuing a degree in Geology at CSULB.
Welcome to Geology at California State University Long Beach! Our program has a proud 50 year tradition of producing some of the best geologists in Southern California. We have a field-based curriclum, world renowned faculty, and are located 10 minutes from the beach one hour from the mountains and two hours from the desert!
We offer the degrees at the Bachelor's and Master's level. Please look around this website to learn more about us or drop us an email.
Chair: R.D. Francis, Robert.Francis@csulb.edu, Hall of Science (HSCI) Room 322 1250 Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90840, Phone: (562) 985-4809,