We believe what makes our department special is our dedicated faculty and staff who strive to create a supportive, caring, and dynamic learning environment. Our world-class faculty members are frequently recognized with awards and honors. Our research has had major policy impacts, and we are often quoted in the press and cited for our groundbreaking research. 

Faculty

Waleed Abdalati photo portrait Waleed Abdalati
Professor of Geography • Remote Sensing of Earth’s Ice Cover • Executive Director of CIRES • Ph.D. University of Colorado at Boulder, 1996
Physical Geography
Suzanne Anderson photo portrait Suzanne Anderson
Professor of Geography • Fellow of INSTAAR • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Geomorphology; Weathering; Hydrology; Glaciology • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1995
Physical Geography
Jennifer Balch photo portrait Jennifer Balch
Assistant Professor of Geography • Fire ecology; Land use/landcover change; Global change ecology; Tropical forest ecology • Director, Earth Lab Project Fire Principal Investigator • Ph.D. Yale University, 2008
Physical Geography
Holly Barnard photo portrait Holly Barnard
Associate Professor of Geography • Fellow of INSTAAR • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Ecohydrology; Stable Isotope Geochemistry; Forest Hydrology; Tree Physiology • Ph.D. Oregon State University, 2009
Physical Geography
Peter Blanken Photo Portrait Peter Blanken
Professor of Geography • Climatology; Biometeorology • Faculty of ENVS • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Ph.D. University of British Columbia, 1997
Physical Geography
joe bryan photo Joe Bryan
Associate Professor of Geography • Indigenous Politics in the Americas; Human Rights; and Critical Cartography. • Ph.D. University of California Berkeley, 2007
Human Geography
Barbara (Babs) Buttenfield Barbara (Babs) Buttenfield
Professor of Geography • GIS, Cartographic Generalization, Multi-Scale Databases • Ph.D. University of Washington, 1984
GIS
Carson Farmer photo portrait Carson Farmer
Assistant Professor of Geography • Spatial-Temporal Dynamics, Computational GIScience, Spatial Interactions, Transportation • Ph.D. National Center for Geocomputation, University of Maynooth (formerly National University of Ireland Maynooth), 2011
Physical Geography • Human Geography • GIS
Jennifer Fluri photo portrait Jennifer Fluri
Associate Professor of Geography • Feminist political geography; conflict security and development; South/Southwest Asia • Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University, 2005
Human Geography
Mara Goldman photo portrait Mara Goldman
Associate Professor of Geography • Political Ecology; Science and Technology Studies; indigenous knowledge; Nature-Society Relations • Faculty Research Associate of IBS • Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Najeeb Jan photo portrait Najeeb Jan
Assistant Professor of Geography • Political Islam, South Asia; Poststructural & Postcolonial Theory; Biopolitics, Critical Ontology • Ph.D. University of Michigan, 2010
Human Geography
Stefan Leyk photo portrait Stefan Leyk
Associate Professor of Geography • GIScience, uncertainty modeling, small area estimation, cartographic pattern recognition • Ph.D. University of Zurich / Federal Research Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape, 2005
GIS
Noah Molotch photo portrait Noah Molotch
Associate Professor of Geography • Surface Water and Snow Hydrology; Remote Sensing; Ecohydrology • Fellow of INSTAAR • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Ph.D. The University of Arizona, 2004
Physical Geography
John O'Loughlin John O'Loughlin
Professor of Geography • Political; Former Soviet Union; Post Communist Societies; Nationalism • Faculty Research Associate of IBS • Professor of Distinction • Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University, 1973
Human Geography
Tim Oakes photo portrait Timothy Oakes
Professor of Geography • Cultural Politics; Economic and Social Change; China • Director of CAS • Ph.D. University of Washington, 1995
Human Geography
John Pitlick photo portrait John Pitlick
Professor of Geography • Associate Chair, Graduate Studies • Geomorphology; Water Resources; Natural Hazards • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Ph.D. Colorado State University, 1988
Physical Geography
Colleen Reid photo portrait Colleen Reid
Assistant Professor of Geography • Climate change and human health; Environmental and social epidemiology; Spatial exposure assessment • Faculty Research Associate of IBS • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2014
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Fernando Riosmena photo portrait Fernando Riosmena
Associate Professor of Geography • International migration, informal economy, and population dynamics; social demography, Latin America • Faculty of IBS • Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2005
Human Geography
Mark Serreze photo portrait Mark Serreze
Research Professor of Geography • Arctic climate; global implications; and climate warming in the Arctic • Director of NSIDC • Fellow of CIRES • Ph.D. University of Colorado at Boulder, 1989
Physical Geography
Seth Spielman photo portrait Seth Spielman
Associate Professor of Geography • Urban Geography, Medical Geography, Spatial Statistics, GIScience • Affiliate of IBS • Ph.D. State University of New York at Buffalo, 2008
Human Geography • GIS
Bill Travis photo portrait William (Riebsame) Travis
Associate Professor of Geography • Natural hazards, risk, climate change, decision-making • Earth Lab Deputy Director Project Risk Principal Investigator • Ph.D. Clark University, 1981
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Yaffa Truelove Yaffa Truelove
Assistant Professor of Geography • Urban Geography, Political Ecology of Water, India, Southern Urbanism, Urban Infrastructure, Water Governance, Nature-Society Relations • Faculty of International Affairs • PhD University of Cambridge, 2015
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Tom Veblen photo portrait Tom Veblen
Professor of Geography • Biogeography; Conservation • Distinguished Research Lecturer • Arts and Sciences College Professor of Distinction • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1975
Physical Geography
Mark Williams photo portrait Mark Williams
Professor of Geography • Alpine Biogeochemistry; Hydrology; Snow Hydrology; and Nutrient Cycling. • Fellow of INSTAAR • Faculty of ENVS • Faculty of Hydrologic Sciences • Ph.D. University of California-Santa Barbara, 1991
Physical Geography
Emily Yeh photo portrait Emily Yeh
Department Chair • Professor of Geography • Nature/society geography; political ecology; cultural politics; development; Tibet; China • Associate Faculty of CAS • Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2003
Human Geography • Environment-Society

Hold

Brendan Buzzard Brendan Buzzard
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Natural resources, conservation, identity and place
Environment-Society
Alex Eddy Alex Eddy
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Geomorphology; hydrology
Physical Geography
Susan Green Susan (Sue) Green
M.A. Student of Geography • Immigration; population; health
Human Geography
Andrew Hardin Andrew Hardin
M.A. Student of Geography • Remote sensing; GIS; programming
GIS
Trevor Klein Trevor Klein
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Hydrology, Biogeochemistry
Physical Geography
Sara Krumminga Sara Krumminga
M.A. Student of Geography • Political geography, the Holocaust & WWII, nationalism
Human Geography
Petra Norlund Petra Norlund
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Geographic Information Science
GIS
Elizabeth Wharton Elizabeth Wharton
Ph.D. Student of Geography • China's development role in the Horn of Africa
Environment-Society

Adjunct

Max Boykoff photo portrait Maxwell (Max) Boykoff
Associate Professor of CSTPR • Associate Professor of ENVS • Fellow of CIRES • Ph.D. University of California-Santa Cruz, 2006 • environmental governance, cultural politics, science-policy interactions, political economy
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Paul Lander photo Paul Lander
Water, energy, land conservation • ASLA • LEED A.P. • PhD University of Colorado, Department of Geography, 2005
Environment-Society
John Lenters Photo John Lenters
PhD Cornell University, 1997
Physical Geography
Tania Schoennagel portrait Tania Schoennagel
Research Scientist of INSTAAR • Disturbance ecology; climate change; landscape modeling • Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002
Physical Geography • Environment-Society
Gregory Simon photo Gregory Simon
Adjunct Associate Professor of Geography • Environmental History; Environmental Policy; Political Ecology • PhD University of Washington, 2007
Environment-Society
Leah Wasser Photo Leah Wasser
Adjunct Professor of Geography • Ecology, Scientific programming, GIS, Remote Sensing, Computationally intensive teaching / learning • Earth Analytics Education Initiative Director
Physical Geography

Instructor

John Adler John Adler
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography
Mike Dwyer photo portrait Mike Dwyer
Instructor in Geography and the Center for Asian Studies • Development studies; political ecology; land governance; Southeast Asia • Ph.D. University of California Berkeley, 2011
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Sarah Kelly photo portrait Sarah Kelly
Instructor of Geography • Interests: GIScience, statistics, spatial epidemiology, ecological restoration • M.A. Geography, 2008, University of South Florida
GIS

Staff

Jeff Nicholson photo portrait Jeff Nicholson
IT Professional • Lab Manager • Web • Computing support • Media
Darla Shatto Darla Shatto
Department Administrator
Karen Weingarten photo portrait Karen Weingarten
Graduate Secretary • Contact preson for graduate program inquiries
Leslie Yakubowski photo portrait Leslie Yakubowski
Undergraduate Assistant • Contact person for undergraduate program inquiries; scholarship, internship, independent study, and honors coordinator

Graduate Student

Chris Amonte Christopher Amante
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Sea ice; glacier melt; climate change • M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Robert Andrus Robert (Robbie) Andrus
PhD Student of Geography • Areas of interest: biogeography; dendrochronology; disturbance ecology; forest ecology • M.A. 2015
Physical Geography
Ted Barnhart Theodore (Theo) Barnhart
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Area of interest: terrestrial hydrology
Physical Geography
Andrew Birch Andrew Birch
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Tropical Hydrology and Biogeochemistry in Panama Canal Watershed
Physical Geography
Jessica Bobeck Jessica Bobeck
M.A. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Remote sensing; cryosphere; geophysics
Physical Geography
Photo portrait William Bredemeyer
Ph.D. Student of Geography
Human Geography
Mollie Buckland photo portrait Mollie Buckland
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: wildfire, megafires
Physical Geography
Isaac Bukoski photo portrait Isaac Bukoski
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: groundwater-surface water interaction, water quality
Physical Geography
Sean Burns Sean Burns
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Subalpine Forest Carbon and Water Cycling
Physical Geography
Sidney Bush photo portrait Sidney Bush
M.A. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Hydrology; ecohydrology; geochemical transport processes
Physical Geography
Jonathon Cavitt Jonathon Cavitt
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Climatology, Arctic climate, Sea ice dynamics, Sea level affect of climate change on weather pattern
Physical Geography
Rachel Chai Rachel Chai
PhD student of Geography • M.A. 2017 • Biogeography and entomology
Physical Geography
Teresa Chapman Teresa Chapman
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Biogeography • M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Georgios Charisoulis Georgios Charisoulis
Ph.D. Student of Geography • GIS, Environmenal Law & Energy/Sustainability
GIS
Katie Clifford Katherine (Katie) Clifford
Ph.D. Student of Geography • American West; decision making and uncertainty; climate change; land and water resources • M.A. 2014
Environment-Society
Max Counter Max Counter
Ph.D. Student of Geography • IDPs; refugees; Colombia • M.A. 2015
Human Geography
Angela Cunningham Angela Cunningham
Ph.D. Student of Geography
Human Geography • GIS
Bryan Curtis John (Bryan) Curtis
M.A. Student of Geography • Biometerology, Land-Atmosphere Interactions
Physical Geography
Sepideh Dadashi Sepideh Dadashi
Ph.D. Student of Geography • GIS, remote sensing
Physical Geography
Meredith DeBoom Meredith DeBoom
Graduate Student • PhD Candidate • Graduate Research Assistant • M.A. 2013
Human Geography
Amy DeCastro photo portrait Amy DeCastro
PhD Student of Geography • Interests: dogs, swimming, spatial statistics, satellites, human geography, climate, math, overall silliness
Environment-Society
Jessica DiCarlo photo portrait Jessica DiCarlo
Ph.D. Student of Geography
Environment-Society
Zhaxi Duojie Zhaxi Duojie
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Historical land use, community development & poverty, Tibetan plateau
Human Geography
Kaitlin Fertaly Kaitlin Fertaly
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Post-socialism; food; gender; Armenia; environmentalism
Human Geography
Shae Frydenlund Shae Frydenlund
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Political ecology; nature-society in Tibet/Nepal • M.A. 2015
Environment-Society
Mehran Ghandehari Mehran Ghandehari
Ph.D. Student of Geography • GIScience
GIS
Lauren Gifford Lauren Gifford
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Global climate policy, justice, land use, Latin America
Human Geography
Molly Graber photo portrait Molly Graber
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: spatial statistics, Geographic Information Science
GIS
Glenn Grant Glenn Grant
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Remote sensing, Polar climate • M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Shane Grisby Shane Grigsby
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Ice sheets & glaciers, climate change, remote sensing, machine learning
Physical Geography
Julia Guarino Julia Guarino
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Legal geography; political ecology
Human Geography
Kate Hale photo portrait Katherine (Kate) Hale
M.A. Student of Geography • Snow hydrology, Arctic and Mountain Environments
Physical Geography
Melissa Harkavy Melissa Harkavy
M.A. Student of Geography • Climate change adaptation; natural resources; utilization; gender
Environment-Society
Meghan Helmberger photo portrait Meghan Helmberger
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Areas of interest: Arctic Climate, GIS, Climate/Human Connection
Physical Geography
Alice Hill Alice Hill
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Snow and ice; water resources and repurcussions in a changing climate
Physical Geography
Emma Hines photo portrait Emma Hines
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: climate and health
Environment-Society
Noah Hoffman photo portrait Noah Hoffman
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: soil chemistry
Physical Geography
Stephanie Jarvis Stephanie Jarvis
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Hydrology, Ecohydrology, geology
Physical Geography
Keith Jennings Keith Jennings
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Snow and floods in mountain environments
Physical Geography
Gretchen Lang Gretchen Lang
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Geographies of food and migration • M.A. 2016
Human Geography
Nick Lewis Nicholas (Nick) Lewis
M.A. Student of Geography • Remote Sensing, Arctic Environment
GIS
Gina Li photo portrait Gina Li
M.A. Student of Geography • Climatology, big data, programming
Environment-Society
Gene Longenecker H.E. (Gene) Longenecker
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Climatology; Climate Change; Hazard/Risk Vulnerability • M.A. 2009
Physical Geography • Environment-Society
Eric Lovell Eric Lovell
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Political Ecology; (Non)Human Mobilities; GIScience; Critical Conservation Studies
Environment-Society
Mike MacFerrin Michael (Mike) MacFerrin
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Cryosphere-sea, earth, ice interactions; remote sensing; GIS
Physical Geography
Adam Mahood Adam Mahood
PhD student of Geography • M.A. 2017 • Plant ecology; remote sensing
Physical Geography
Aaron Malone Aaron Malone
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Migration; development; Latin America
Human Geography
Daniela Marini Daniela Marini
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Political Agroecology: Social Movements and Food Sovereignty in Argentina
Human Geography
Kevin Mason Kevin Mason
M.A. Student of Geography • Population, immigration, development, Latin America
Human Geography
Diego Melo photo portrait Diego Melo
PhD Student of Geography • Interests: extractive economies, territorial rights, political ecology, Latin America
Human Geography
Siddharth Menon photo portrait Siddharth Menon
M.A. Student of Geography • South Asia, Indigenous knowledge of building, Architecture
Human Geography
Sara Crepinsek Morris Sara Morris
M.A. Student of Geography • Climatology; Arctic Meteorology
Physical Geography
Martha Morrissey Martha Morrissey
M.A. Student of Geography • GIS, Spatial Data Science
GIS
Faran Naderi Faran Naderi
M.A. Student of Geography • Cultural Identity and Ethnosymbolism
Human Geography
Francis Naylor photo portrait Francis Naylor
Phd Student of Geography • Interests: Former Soviet Union, remote sensing, spatial perception, religion and ethnic spatial conflict, political geography
Human Geography
Sarah Posner photo portrait Sarah Posner
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: human geography, spatial statistics
Human Geography
Kyle Rodman Kyle Rodman
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Biogeography, climate spatial analysis; forest ecology
Physical Geography
Patrick Rody Photo Portrait Patrick Rody
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: Migration, climate change
Human Geography
Caitlin Ryan Caitlin Ryan
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Post-conflict urban development, humanitarian aid, post-socialism
Human Geography
Victoria Scholl photo portrait Victoria Scholl
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: remote sensing, data science, land cover/use change
Physical Geography
Erika Schreiber Erika Schreiber
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Climatology; Cryosphere
Physical Geography
Brittany Selander Brittany Selander
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Fluvial geomorphology
Physical Geography
Richa Shakya photo portrait Richa Shakya
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: gender, migration
Human Geography
Rupak Shrestha Rupak Shrestha
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Development Geography; Political Geography; Nepal
Human Geography
Sam Smith Samuel (Sam) Smith
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Historic/Urban Geog-links between historic mining settlements & current tourist areas
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Tasha Snow Tasha Snow
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Cryosphere remote sensing; glaciology
Physical Geography
Alex Stum Alexander (Alex) Stum
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Spatial predictive model, GIS
GIS
Gabriella Subia Smith Gabriella Subia Smith
M.A. Student of Geography • Political Geography, Land rights in Columbia
Human Geography
Joe Tuccillo Joseph Tuccillo
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Urban Geography, Spatial Demography, Hazards/Vulnerability, Geocomputation • M.A. 2015
Human Geography • GIS
Sarah Tynen Sarah Tynen
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Economic development and cultural practice • M.A. 2014
Human Geography
Johannes Uhl Johannes Uhl
Ph.D. Student of Geography • GIS, spatio-temporal modelling, machine learning
GIS
Emily Volkmar Emily Volkmar
M.A. Student of Geography • Conservation and development in Tibet
Human Geography
Xi Wang Xi Wang
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Energy transitions; electricity systems; China; electricity planning
Environment-Society
Xueqian Wang photo portrait Xueqian Wang
Phd Student of Geography • Interests: land-atmosphere interaction
Physical Geography
Will Wicherski photo portrait Will Wicherski
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: Rivers, geology
Physical Geography
Travis Williams Travis Williams
M.A. Student of Geography • Human and Environmental Relationships
Environment-Society
Alana Wilson Alana Wilson
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Climate change, water resources and the cryosphere • M.A. 2015
Physical Geography
Kehan Yang photo portrait Kehan Yang
Phd Student of Geography • Interests: snow hydrology, remote sensing
Physical Geography
Yang Yang Yang Yang
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Ethnic geography; China, critical tourism studies
Human Geography
John (Ridge) Zachary photo portrait John (Ridge) Zachary
M.A. Student of Geography • Interests: urban geography
Human Geography
Qinghuan Zhang Qinghuan Zhang
Ph.D. Student of Geography • Hydrology and water resources
Physical Geography

Alumni

Hallie Adams Portrait Hallie Adams
M.A. 2014
Physical Geography
John Adler John Adler
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography
Cole Akeson Portrait Cole Akeson
M.A. 2013
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Claudio Alvarez Portrait Claudio Alvarez
M.A. 2013
Physical Geography
Scott Anderson Portrait Scott Anderson
M.A. 2013
Physical Geography
Christopher Anderson-Tarver Portrait Christopher Anderson-Tarver
M.A. 2010; Ph.D. 2015
GIS
Naomi Arcand Portrait Naomi Arcand
Ph.D. 2013
Physical Geography
Mason Auger Mason Auger
Ph.D. 2015
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Adriana Raudzens Bailey Adriana Raudzens Bailey
M.A. 2010
Physical Geography
Emily Baker Portrait Emily Baker
M.A. 2015
Physical Geography
Jennifer Bartmess Jennifer Bartmess
M.A. 2012
Human Geography
Andrew Bock Portrait Andrew Bock
M.A. 2011
Physical Geography • GIS
Stephanie Booker Stephanie Booker
M.A. 2009
Human Geography
Ben Brayden Portrait Benjamin (Ben) Brayden
M.A. 2013
Physical Geography
Margaret Burns Portrait Margaret (Maggie) Burns
M.A. 2014
Physical Geography
Brian Butterworth Portrait Brian Butterworth
M.A. 2011
Physical Geography
Afton Clarke-Sather Portrait Afton Clarke-Sather
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Joel Correia Joel Correia
Ph.D. 2017 • Indigenous rights, development, legal geographies, political ecology, Latin America
Human Geography
Rory Cowie Rory Cowie
M.A. 2010 • Ph.D. 2014
Physical Geography
Austin Cowley Portrait Austin Cowley
M.A. 2014
Human Geography
Alex Crawford Alexander (Alex) Crawford
Ph.D. 2017 • M.A. 2014 • Climate change; polar research; snow and ice
Physical Geography
William Cumming Portrait William (Preston) Cumming
Ph.D. 2013
Physical Geography
Becky Davies Becky Davies
M.A. 2017 • Spatial statistics, computing, demography, land use
Human Geography
er rang (Kabzung) Ga er rang (Kabzung) Ga
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography
Kristin Gangwer Kristin Gangwer
M.A. 2011
Environment-Society
Meredith Gartner Meredith Gartner
Ph.D. 2015
Physical Geography
Sierra Gladfelter Sierra Gladfelter
M.A. 2017 • Conservation and development
Environment-Society
Mike Gleason Portrait Mike Gleason
M.A. 2012
GIS
Katya Hafich Portrait Katya Hafich
M.A. 2014
Physical Geography
Jeff Hamerlinck Jeff Hamerlinck
Ph.D. 2011
GIS
Sarah Hart Portrait Sarah Hart
Ph.D. 2014
Physical Geography
Abby Hickcox Portrait Abby Hickcox
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Abdulsalam Hindawi Abdulsalam Hindawi
M.A. 2017 • Population, migration, conflict resolution, Syrian refugee crisis
Human Geography
Edward Holland Portrait Edward (Ted) Holland
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography
Molly Holmberg Molly Holmberg
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography • GIS
C. Andrés Holz C. Andrés Holz
Ph.D. 2009
Physical Geography
Jung Eun Hong Portrait Jung Eun (Jessie) Hong
Ph.D. 2012
GIS
Jamie Humphrey Portrait Jamie Humphrey
Ph.D. 2015
Human Geography
Allison Hurley Portrait Allison Hurley
M.A. 2014
Physical Geography
Warren Jochem Portrait Warren (Chris) Jochem
M.A. 2012 • Ph.D. 2016
Human Geography • GIS
Bryan Jones Bryan Jones
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography
Amanda Kass Portrait Amanda Kass
M.A. 2011
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Julia Kelly Julia Kelly
Ph.D. 2017 • Biogeography, Conservation Biology, Forest Ecology, Avian Diversity • M.A. 2011
Physical Geography
Patrick Kelly Portrait Patrick Kelly
M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Travis Klingberg Portrait Travis Klingberg
Ph.D. 2014
Human Geography
John Knowles Portrait John Knowles
Ph.D. 2015 • M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Natalie Koch Portrait Natalie Koch
Ph.D. 2012 • M.A. 2009
Human Geography
David Korn David Korn
M.A. 2010
Physical Geography
Adrianne Kroepsch Portrait Adrianne Kroepsch
M.A. 2011
Physical Geography
Tony LaGreca Tony LaGreca
M.A. 2010
Physical Geography
Ahn Lee Portrait Ahn (Ahnnie) Lee
M.A. 2014
Environment-Society
Adam Levy Portrait Adam Levy
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography
Andrew Linke Portrait Andrew Linke
Ph.D. 2013
Human Geography
Galen Maclaurin Portrait Galen Maclaurin
Ph.D. 2015 • M.A. 2011
GIS
Kerry Malm Kerry Malm
M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Julie Malmberg Portrait Julie Malmberg
Ph.D. 2014
Physical Geography • Environment-Society
Nathanael (Nate) Martin Nathanael (Nate) Martin
M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Adam McCurdy Portrait Adam McCurdy
M.A. 2016
Environment-Society
Daniel McGrath Portrait Daniel McGrath
Ph.D. 2013 • M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Leah Meromy Portrait Leah Meromy
M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Joe Mills Taylor (Joe) Mills
Ph.D. 2016 • Small-scale hydrologic systems; water chemistry
Physical Geography
Sitthisak Moukomla Portrait Sitthisak Moukomla
Ph.D. 2015
Physical Geography
Mahsa Moussavi Portrait Mahsa Moussavi
Ph.D. 2015
Physical Geography
Erich Mueller Portrait Erich Mueller
Ph.D. 2012
Physical Geography
Galen Murton Galen Murton
Ph.D. Geography, 2017 • Development; Political Geography; Cultural Geography; Tibet and Himalaya Region
Human Geography
Atsuhiro Muto Atsuhiro Muto
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography
Cameron Naficy Cameron Naficy
Ph.D. 2017 • Disturbance ecology; tree ecophysiology; climate variability; restoration; remote sensing
Physical Geography • Environment-Society
Yonten Nyima Yonten Nyima
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Mary Oppold Portrait Mary Oppold (Huisenga)
M.A. 2012
Environment-Society
Joni Palmer Portrait Joni Palmer
Ph.D. 2012
Human Geography
Jordan Parman Portrait Jordan Parman
M.A. 2010
Physical Geography
Mark Parsons Mark Parsons
M.A. 2010
GIS
Juan Partisis Juan Partisis
Ph.D. 2009
Physical Geography
Danielle Perrot Portrait Danielle Perrot
M.A. 2012
Physical Geography
Pakorn Petchprayoon Portrait Pakorn Petchprayoon
Ph.D. 2015
Physical Geography • Environment-Society
Jennifer Petrzelka Jennifer Petrzelka
M.A. 2011
Physical Geography
Thomas Phillips Thomas Phillips
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography
Nancy Hoalst Pullen Nancy Hoalst Pullen
Ph.D. 2008
Physical Geography • GIS
Adina Racoviteanu Adina Racoviteanu
Ph.D. 2011
Physical Geography
Eric Reiff Eric Reiff
Ph.D. 2016 • Urban backyard farming as a subversive performance, Social Construction of Nature, STS, Pol Ecology
Environment-Society
Susan Riggins Susan Riggins
Ph.D. 2010
Physical Geography
Joshua Rodd Joshua Rodd
Ph.D. 2016 • Political violence and conflict; infectious disease
Human Geography
Monica Rother Portrait Monica Rother
Ph.D. 2015
Physical Geography
Ian Rowen Portrait Ian Rowen
Ph.D. 2016 • M.A. 2012
Human Geography
Ashley Rumble Portrait Ashley Rumble
M.A. 2014
Human Geography
Kevin Sampson Kevin Sampson
M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Dominik Schneider Dominik Schneider
Ph.D. 2017 • Mountain and snow hydrology, interaction between vegetation and snowmelt runoff, water resources
Physical Geography
Amelia Schubert-Zhang Portrait Amelia (Amy) Schubert-Zhang
Ph.D. 2016 • M.A. 2011
Human Geography
Jessica Schwarz Jessica Schwarz
M.A. 2009
Human Geography
Kevin Sharp Kevin Sharp
M.A. 2009
Physical Geography
Connor Sheehan Portrait Connor Sheehan
M.A. 2011
Human Geography
Claire Simon Claire Simon
Ph.D. 2011
Human Geography
Nick Sitko Nick Sitko
Ph.D. 2010
Human Geography
Lindsay Skog Portrait Lindsay Skog
Ph.D. 2015
Environment-Society
Jeremy Smith Portrait Jeremy Smith
Ph.D. 2012
Physical Geography • GIS
Andrew Stauffer Portrait Andrew (Andy) Stauffer
M.A. 2013
GIS
Michelle Stewart Portrait Michelle Stewart
Ph.D. 2013
Human Geography
Meagan Todd Meagan Todd
Ph.D. Geography, 2017 • Political & cultural geography in post-Soviet space
Human Geography
Roland Viger Roland Viger
Ph.D. 2011
GIS
Kendle Wade Portrait Kendle Wade
M.A. 2010
Human Geography • Environment-Society
Luke Ward Portrait Luke Ward
Ph.D. 2010
Human Geography
Kristy Weber Kristy Weber
M.A. 2017 • Climate change, carbon flux, micrometeorology and instrumentation
Physical Geography
Jochen Wendel Jochen Wendel
Ph.D. 2014
GIS
Adam Williams Portrait Adam Williams
Ph.D. 2014 • M.A. 2010
Human Geography
Frank WItmer Portrait Frank Witmer
Ph.D. 2007
Human Geography • GIS
Kathryn Wright Kathryn Wright
Ph.D. 2017 • Migration, international development, Senegal, United States
Human Geography
Li Xu Portrait Li Xu
M.A. 2013
GIS
Bunyamin Yilmaz Bunyamin Yilmaz
M.A. 2016
Physical Geography • GIS
Amy Zader Portrait Amy Zader
Ph.D. 2011
Human Geography
Morgan Zeliff Portrait Morgan Zeliff
M.A. 2013
Physical Geography
Hamid Zoraghein Hamidreza (Hamid) Zoraghein
Ph.D. 2017 • GIScience; spatial statistics; small area estimation
GIS

Emeritus

Roger Barry photo portrait Roger Barry
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geography • Arctic Climate; Cryosphere-Climate Interactions; Mountain Climate; Climate Change • Fellow of CIRES • Ph.D. University of Southampton, UK, 1965
Susan Beatty photo portrait Susan Beatty
Professor Emeritus of Geography • Plant ecology, soil science, disturbance ecology, biogeography, conservation and restoration ecology • Ph.D. Cornell, 1981
T. Nelson Caine photo portrait T. Nelson Caine
Professor Emeritus of Geography • Geomorphology and hydrology
Ken Erickson Ken Erickson
Professor Emeritus of Geography • GIScience
Kenneth Foote photo portrait Kenneth Foote
Emeritus Professor of Geography • American & European Landscape History; GIScience & Internet Techniques; Geography in Higher Education • Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1982
Andrei Rogers photo portrait Andrei Rogers
Professor Emeritus of Geography • Immigration; Internal Migration; Population Geographies; Urbanization • Senior Research Associate of IBS • Ph.D. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,
Konrad Steffen photo portrait Konrad Steffen
Professor Emeritus of Geography • Climatology, Remote Sensing; • Dr. sc. nat. ETH, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 1983