Associate Director for an Inclusive Community
Christy Till is a geologist who teaches classes and leads a multidisciplinary research program on the role of magma in the formation and evolution of planets, known as the E.P.I.C. lab. E.P.I.C. lab research includes determining the timescales and triggers for eruptions at active volcanoes in the US, growing minerals and magma in high pressure and temperature laboratory experiments, and studying the likely compositions of magma and crusts on exoplanets. Dr. Till also has deep interests in working for justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in academic science and improving science communication.