Earl & Sofia Shaw Professor, Department Chair
Hurricanes, tornadoes, climate change, applied statistics, spatial statistics
Geocomputation, spatial analysis, GIScience, urban analytics, neighborhood change, gentrification, segregation
Transportation, GIScience, urban geography, accessibility, spatial analysis
Political geography, (urban) political ecology, development geography/theory from the South, urban geography, waste politics, (South) Africa, sociotechnical systems.
Marine conservation and protected areas, natural resource management and policy, marine spatial planning/ocean zoning, sustainable seafood, fisheries assessment and management, biogeography and macroecology
Geographies of race and indigeneity, colonialism and racialization, environmental justice, political ecology, legal geographies, labor geographies
Harrison V. Chase Distinguished Professor of Geography
Director of Graduate Program & Undergraduate Program
GIS/remote sensing, urban image classification, disaggregate cartography, conflict mapping, geography of sport
Biogeography, biodiversity conservation, global change ecology, climate change, remote sensing
Urban politics, sustainability, place theory, urban terrain, American urban form, South African urbanisms, alternative property theory, qualitative methods, qualitative GIS.
Public health, medical geography, climate variability, climate change, vulnerability, health disparities, health interventions, environmental health, infectious diseases (mosquitoborne, waterborne, foodborne), stakeholder driven science
Remote sensing, GIS, urban ecology and land change science, applied geomorphology and geohazards, China
GIS, landscape ecology, land change science, carbon cycle, energy, cancer