Overcoming complex environmental challenges requires a deep understanding of our natural world.

Southern Cross GeoScience (SCGS) specialises in multidisciplinary research that broadens our knowledge and understanding of ancient and contemporary environmental systems. Join a team of researchers with a core focus in environmental geochemistry, hydrologic modelling, groundwater discharge, greenhouse gas and carbon dynamics, coastal nutrient cycling, soil remediation, iron and sulfur cycling and coastal dynamics.

SCGS’ expertise in this field is demonstrated by a top-ranking of 5 (well above world-class) in the Australian Government’s Excellence in Research Assessment.

By studying a Doctor of Philosophy (Geoscience), you will contribute unique research to this important field for our world.

Academic staff in the Faculty of Science and Engineering can provide supervision for various discipline areas. Please search for a supervisor on our Find a Supervisor page.

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