Faculty of Arts & Science
Department of Earth Sciences (formerly Geology)
U of T has a 160-year history of educating leaders in the Canadian resource and exploration industries. The Department of Earth Sciences’ internationally-regarded scientists are pioneers in modern mineral exploration techniques and strategies. Today, it encompasses an impressive range of research and teaching strengths in earth and planetary materials, geophysics and geodynamics, sedimentary geology and environmental earth sciences. Our goal is to strengthen the core expertise and expand the curriculum in order to meet the demand for highly-qualified geosciences professionals. Your support of the education and training of undergraduate and graduate students, through the Explorers Funds, will have a meaningful impact on the future prosperity of Canada and the natural resources sector around the world.