The Geological Society of America


Advances rigorous scientific discovery to solve Earth’s challenges by creating opportunities to share and publish research.

Hosts premier conferences and meetings to share cutting-edge research, discover new ideas, and discuss broad scientific issues.

Supports geoscience careers through research grants, education, mentoring, and professional opportunities worldwide.

Fosters diversity, inclusion, and professional ethics in every aspect of our Society in order to build a culture of integrity where geoscientists thrive.

Provides community and networking opportunities to advance careers and build relationships across the geosciences.

Links geoscience to society through education and public policy work, and promotes the role of geoscience in addressing critical earth and environmental challenges.

“GSA has afforded me many opportunities including research funding, leadership experience, and the ability to network with outstanding professionals in my research areas.”

—Darryl Reano, member since 2006

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What's Happening at the Society

GSA/ZEISS Research Grant—For Innovative Microscopy

Deadline: Wed., 26 May, 5 p.m. MDT

GSA student and early career members are invited to compete for $10,000 and access to ZEISS technology and expertise. (GSA professional members who would like to help review 10 to 20 proposals may email


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New Issue of GSA Today Now Available Online

The May issue of GSA Today is now available online. Read the latest science article, find society updates, weigh in on a water quality position statement update, and get information about GSA Connects 2021 in Portland.


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New Executive Director of the GSA Foundation

The GSA Foundation Board of Trustees is thrilled to announce the promotion of Debbie Marcinkowski to the newly created position of Executive Director of the Foundation, effective 19 April 2021.


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