Professor, Geography and Environmental Sciences

Oliver Chadwick has a Ph.D. from the University of Arizona and is considered one of the world’s leading scientists in relating soils to ecology and Earth system science. He is a Fellow of the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA); the award is the highest honor the Society bestows on its members. Oliver has served as the Chair of the Department since July 2006 and his current research interests include pedology, geomorphology, quaternary geology, soil-water-vegetation interaction and landscape relationships, and isotropic fractionations during soil evolution.

Personal homepage: Pedology Home Page

EH Course: Land, Water, and Life