Geosciences

Career Opportunities

The work and career paths of geoscientists can vary widely because the field of geosciences is broad and diverse. Graduates often continue their careers in graduate school or find employment in the private sector, government, environmental science and related fields, and teaching/education.

Graduates with a B.S. in environmental science will be well prepared to pursue careers in gradu­ate school or employment in the private sector, government, environmental science and related fields, environmental law, environmental policy, environmental health, and teaching.

For More Information

Browse the links above and visit the individual program pages to learn about degree and course requirements, students clubs and activities, and more.

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Geosciences at IU Northwest!

Office Hours

Monday-Friday:

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Department Chair

Kristin Huysken
(219) 980-6739
khuysken@iun.edu

Secretary

Candace Clark
(219) 980-6740
clbeck@iun.edu

Fax Number

(219) 980-6673

Mailing Address

IU Northwest
Geosciences Department
Marram Hall, Room 243
3400 Broadway
Gary, Indiana 46408