University of Texas Permian Basin

UT Permian Basin is located in the warm and sunny climate of West Texas. The Midland/Odessa area is ideal for those who enjoy hiking, geology, and the outdoors. Several Texas state parks are located within 200 miles of the university. The department presently has 6 full-time faculty, with over 400 undergraduate majors, and, as noted above is planning to expand the existing graduate program with the Center and the Ph.D. program. Additional information may be obtained from Dr. Jamie Hughes at (432) 552-3345 or [email protected]