Department of Geology

Georgia Pe-Piper


Ph.D., 1971, Cambridge University, England

Office: Science Building, S440
Contact: Dr. Georgia Pe-Piper
Phone: 902-420-5744
Fax: 902-496-8104

Research Interests

  • Relationship of volcanism and plutonism to faulting, particularly in Greece and Atlantic Canada
  • Diagenesis and provenance of the Cretaceous rocks, Scotian basin, using sedimentary petrology and geochemistry
  • Mesozoic volcanism on the south eastern Canadian margin and its relationship to tectonics and to reservoir quality
  • Petrogenesis, geochemistry and mineralization of igneous rocks of the Cobequid Highlands


  • GEOL 2301: Mineralogy
  • GEOL 2302: Optical Mineralogy

Research Activity