Department Faculty

Faculty and students in the Department of Geoscience encompass a broad array of disciplines. Here you will find information on their areas of specialization, current research, teaching, and outreach.

Visiting Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

  • Frederick W. Bachhuber
    Emeritus Professor

    Quaternary Geology, Palynology, Environmental Geology Emeritus

  • Jean S. Cline
    Emeritus Professor

    Economic Geology, Geochemistry

    LFG 208

    Phone: (702) 895-1091
    jean.cline@unlv.edu

  • Eugene I. Smith
    Emeritus Professor

    Igneous Petrology, Volcanic Stratigraphy, Geochemistry

    LFG 219

    Phone: (702) 895-3971
    gene.smith@unlv.edu

In Memoriam

  • David L. Weide
    Geomorphology, Quaternary Geology, Environmental Geology

    Deceased June 25, 2008

    UNLV Geoscience Faculty Member 1973-2004

  • Anne Wyman
    Mineralogy

    Deceased June 23, 2009

    UNLV Geoscience Faculty Member 1966-1994