Department of Earth Sciences

About us

Picture from the occasion of Professor John S Peel´s retirement, January 2013

The research and teaching carried out by our faculty and students is summarized at Ongoing Research. The programme currently consists of eight faculty members, a number of researchers and about 10 PhD students. We have tight collaborations with researchers at a number of universities worldwide and regularly conduct field work internationally.


Head of programme: Professor Graham Budd, 018- 471 2762
Director of studies: Sebastian Willman,, 018- 471 2742

Director for research studies in Historical Geology and Palaeontology:
Malgorzata Moczydlowska-Vidal,, 018- 471 2743

Financial administrator: Siv Pettersson,, 018- 471 1470

Visiting address: Geocentrum, Villav. 16, 752 36 Uppsala
Postal address: Villav. 16, 752 36 UPPSALA