Faculty [Mac-Z]

Sujoy Mukhopadhyay

Sujoy Mukhopadhyay

Visiting Professor

Noble gas geochemistry; record of terrestrial and extraterrestrial dust fluxes from sediments and corals, production rates of cosmogenic nuclides and application to surface exposure dating, chemical evolution of the mantle-crust-atmosphere system.

617-496-6441, f: 617-496-6958
Ann Pearson

Ann Pearson

Murray and Martha Ross Professor of Environmental Sciences

Ann Pearson is the Murray and Martha Ross Professor of Environmental Sciences. Her research focuses on applications of analytical chemistry, isotope geochemistry, and molecular biology to biochemical oceanography and Earth history. 

617-384-8392, f: 617-495-8839
James R.  Rice

James R. Rice

Mallinckrodt Professor of Engineering Sciences and Geophysics

Theoretical mechanics in glaciology, hydrology, seismology and tectonophysics; physics of earthquakes, ice sheet flow, fluid interactions with deformation and failure of earth materials

(617) 495-3445
Daniel Schrag

Daniel Schrag

Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology and Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering; Director of Harvard University Center for the Environment; Co-Area Dean for Environmental Science and Engineering

Daniel P. Schrag is the Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology at Harvard University, Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering, and Director of the Harvard University Center for the Environment.

(617) 495-7676, f: (617) 496-4387
John H. Shaw

John H. Shaw

Harry C. Dudley Professor of Structural and Economic Geology and Harvard College Professor; Department Chair

Structure of the earth's crust, active faulting and folding, earthquake hazards assessment, petroleum exploration methods, and remote sensing.

(617) 495-8008, f: (617) 495-8839
Eli Tziperman

Eli Tziperman

Pamela and Vasco McCoy, Jr. Professor of Oceanography and Applied Physics; co-Director of Graduate Studies

Eli Tziperman joined Harvard as a Professor of oceanography and applied physics in 2003.  His research interests include large-scale climate and ocean dynamics, including El Nino, thermohaline circulation, abrupt climate change, glacial cycles and equable climates; advanced methods of ocean data assimilation. 

(617) 384-8381, f: (617) 496-7411
Steven C. Wofsy

Steven C. Wofsy

Abbott Lawrence Rotch Professor of Atmospheric and Environmental Science; Co-Area Dean for Environmental Science and Engineering

Chemistry of the atmosphere on global and regional scales, including stratospheric and tropospheric chemistry.

(617) 495-4566, f: (617) 495-2768
Carl Wunsch

Carl Wunsch

Visiting Professor of Physical Oceanography and Climate

Professor Wunch's area of expertise is physical oceanography and its relation to climate. He is a member of the the National Academy of Sciences, the Royal Society of London, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, American Philosophical Society, American Geophysical Union and American Meteorological Society.  In addition to his appointment as a Visiting Scholar at Harvard he holds a faculty appointment at MIT.

617-496-2732