Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

University of Illinois at Chicago
845 West Taylor Street (MC 186)
Chicago, Illinois 60607-7059 
Phone +1 (312) 996-3154 
Fax +1 (312) 413-2279

For shipping: add Room 2440 after the street address


Name Title Phone & Office Email Address
Kathryn Nagy Department Head (312) 355-3276
2442 SES
Edna Rivera
Assistant to the Head (312) 996-6123
2444 SES
Andrew Dombard Director of Graduate Studies (312) 996-9206
2464 SES
Roy Plotnick Director of Undergraduate Studies (312) 996-2111
2454 SES

Contact information for all other department members are listed in the People  section. To contact anyone at UIC, try The UIC Online Phonebook.


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The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences is located on the East Campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago (encircled in yellow) in the Science and Engineering South (SES) Building (encircled in green), within a 20-30 minute walk from the Chicago Loop.  The main office is accessible by entering the eastern part of SES at the level of the exterior crosswalk between the east and west parts of the building.  Once inside the double glass doorways turn right to access the Department Office in Room 2440.

The department can be reached by car via the Eisenhower (I-290) and Dan Ryan (I-90/94) Expressways. Parking is available in the Halsted/Taylor Street parking garage (encircled in red), or Lot 5 (blue area to the west of SES).

The East Campus is located near the UIC-Halsted El (elevated train/subway) stop (encircled in blue), a 5-minute ride from the Chicago Loop on the Blue Line. The Blue Line is directly connected with O'Hare airport (~50 minutes), whereas transfer to the Orange Line in the Loop provides a connection with Midway airport.