Faculty

Adam Bledsoe (Starting Fall 2017)

Assistant Professor

Black geographies, social movements, African diaspora in the Americas, critical spatial theory, Latin America

James B. Elsner

Earl & Sofia Shaw Professor, Department Chair
Bellamy 323A
jelsner@fsu.edu

Hurricanes, tornadoes, climate change, applied statistics, spatial statistics

David C. Folch

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 308
dfolch@fsu.edu

Geocomputation, spatial analysis, GIScience, urban analytics, neighborhood change, gentrification, segregation

Mark W. Horner

Professor
(850) 644-8377
Bellamy 318
mhorner@fsu.edu

Transportation, GIScience, urban geography, accessibility, spatial analysis

Mary Lawhon

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 302
mlawhon@fsu.edu

Political geography, (urban) political ecology, development geography/theory from the South, urban geography, waste politics, (South) Africa, sociotechnical systems.

Sarah Lester

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 303
slester@fsu.edu

Marine conservation and protected areas, natural resource management and policy, marine spatial planning/ocean zoning, sustainable seafood, fisheries assessment and management, biogeography and macroecology

Tyler McCreary

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 305
tmccreary@fsu.edu

Geographies of race and indigeneity, colonialism and racialization, environmental justice, political ecology, legal geographies, labor geographies

Victor Mesev

Harrison V. Chase Distinguished Professor of Geography
Director of Graduate Program & Undergraduate Program
(850) 645-2498
Bellamy 310
vmesev@fsu.edu

GIS/remote sensing, urban image classification, disaggregate cartography, conflict mapping, geography of sport

Stephanie Pau

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 306
spau@fsu.edu

Biogeography, biodiversity conservation, global change ecology, climate change, remote sensing

Joseph Pierce

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 309
jpierce3@fsu.edu

Urban politics, sustainability, place theory, urban terrain, American urban form, South African urbanisms, alternative property theory, qualitative methods, qualitative GIS.

Christopher Uejio

Assistant Professor
Bellamy 317A
cuejio@fsu.edu

Public health, medical geography, climate variability, climate change, vulnerability, health disparities, health interventions, environmental health, infectious diseases (mosquitoborne, waterborne, foodborne), stakeholder driven science

Willie Wright (Starting Fall 2017)

Assistant Professor

Black geographies, black radical tradition, urban geography, cultural geography, race & agriculture

Xiaojun Yang

Professor
Bellamy 321
xyang@fsu.edu

Remote sensing, GIS, urban ecology and land change science, applied geomorphology and geohazards, China

Tingting Zhao

Associate Professor
Bellamy 304
tzhao@fsu.edu

GIS, landscape ecology, land change science, carbon cycle, energy, cancer