How to Find Us:

Mailing Address:

Department of Geosciences
233 Morrill Science Center
University of Massachusetts
627 North Pleasant St
Amherst, MA 01003-9297

Phone: (413) 545-2286
Fax: (413) 545-1200

Who to contact:

 

Department Head: Dr. Stephen Burns

Geography Program Undergraduate Advisor: Dr. Toby Applegate

Geology and Earth Systems Undergraduate Advisor: Dr. Steve Petsch

Geography Program Director: Dr. Qian Yu 

Geosciences Graduate Program Director: Julie Brigham-Grette

Geography Program Heads: Dr. Eve Vogel and Dr. Forrest Bowlick

Environmental Science Program Heads: Dr. David Boutt and Dr. Marco Keiluweit (Stockbridge School of Agriculture)

MS Geography-GIST Concentration Graduate Program Director: Dr. Forrest Bowlick

1-year MS in Hydrogeology Program Director: Dr. David Boutt

Massachusetts State Geologist: Dr. Steve Mabee

 

Human Resources 

geohr@umass.edu

Human Resources tasks and questions about post-docs, ad comp, IPO related issues for foreign graduate students and post-docs, and personnel actions. 

Hiring & Appointments

geohr@umass.edu

Graduate TA & RA student appointments and hiring undergraduate students’ actions.

Payroll

geotime@umass.edu

Payroll for all department hourly employees’ questions. Time and Attendance Reporting. 

Travel

geotravel@umass.edu

All travel questions concerning and documents for travel reimbursement should be accompanied with information about the travel: who, when where; copies of receipts; funding source, including Speed Type#.  Submit all reimbursement paperwork electronically. 
    

UMass bank card (formerly ProCard)

geoprocard@umass.edu

UMASS bankcard scanned receipts and reallocations documents.   Reimbursement requests should be accompanied information about the expense: who, when, where; copies of receipts; funding source, including Speed Type #.  Submit all reimbursement paperwork electronically. 
     

Accounting

geoacctg@umass.edu

Purchase orders, invoice/bill payments other reimbursement and reallocations (excluding Travel and UMASS bank card reimbursement). Submit all reimbursement paperwork electronically.

Webpage and Social Media

For all department webpage and social media requests please e-mail Joe Kopera,
department digital communications coordinator.