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Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad is the nation's largest team-based science competition. I serves as chair of the National Science Olympiad’s Earth and Space Science Committee.  Our committee is responsible for the development and supervision of rigorous, standards-based geoscience challenges for 7,400 teams of middle school and high school student in 50 states each year. Our events span topics astronomy, planetary science, geology, glaciology, hydrology, climate, oceanography, meteorology, petrology, paleontology, geography, and remote sensing.
For the 2019 – 2020 competition year, our events are:

High School Division:

Middle School Division:

I am also the faculty advisor for the Golden Gate Invitiational, a High School level Science Olympiad invational hosted jointly by student at Stanford and UC Berkeley.

If you would like to get involved with Science Olympiad Earth and Space Science events at the local, regional, state or national level, please email