Sean Nickerson

Adjunct Professor


Sean Nickerson has over nineteen years programming and application development experience as well as twelve years of database design and administration experience. He has a proven track record in the design, implementation, monitoring, and maintenance of application and database systems. Mr. Nickerson has delivered solutions to a broad range of clients and has expertise in developing performance assessment methodology, assessment and implementation of new technologies, and providing IT solutions with a long-term perspective.


M.S. GIScience, Florida State University
B.A. Philosophy, University of Florida

Research Interests

Geodatabases, unmanned aerial vehicles, drone mapping, epidemiology

Professional Experience

Database administration (MSSQL & PostgreSQL), SQL Azure, SQL Server Reporting Services, Web Programming and application development (.NET, JavaScript, CSS), R & R Studio, ERDAS Imagine, Quantum GIS, ArcGIS, Bing Maps, Google Maps

Courses Taught

GEO5934 Geo-databases

Awards and Honors

Superior Accomplishment Award -- Division V, University of Florida
Productivity Award – University of Florida
Letter of Commendation – Commander Submarine Group 9, US Navy
Letter of Commendation – Submarine Squadron 14, US Navy