Timothy D. Baird Assistant Professor Human/environment interactions, East Africa, information and communication technologies, sustainability.
John Boyer Senior Instructor World regions, viticulture, geography of wine, agricultural geography, educational technology.
Anamaria Bukvic Research Assistant Professor Climate change impacts, adaptation, and disaster risk reduction; population displacement, resettlement, and relocation; coastal hazards and disasters, transdisciplinary research
James B. Campbell Professor Remote sensing, soils and geomorphology, quantitative methods.
David Carroll Instructor Meteorology, forecasting, severe weather.
Laurence W. Carstensen Jr. Professor GIS, cartography, wireless telecommunications modeling, unmanned vehicle navigation, GIS uncertainty, spatial decision-support in GIS.
Thomas W. Crawford (Tom) Professor and Department Chair Geographic Information Science & Systems, Coastal Geography, Human-Environment Interactions, Hazards, Geospatial Health Applications.
Andrew W. Ellis Associate Professor Meteorology, hydroclimatology, drought, climate change, water resources.
Luke Juran Assistant Professor

Human Ecology of Water,  WASH & HWTS,  Hazards & Disasters,  Reconstruction,  Coastal Issues,  South Asia, Mixed Methods

Lisa M. Kennedy Associate Professor Long-term environmental change, biogeography, vegetation dynamics, fire history and ecology, human-environment interactions, tropical America, Caribbean, Appalachians/US southeast. .
Korine N. Kolivras Associate Professor
Medical geography, climate and health, climatology.
Robert Oliver Associate Professor

The Geography of the Modern City, Urban-Political Geography, Mega-Event Planning and Politics (Sport Development)

Lynn M. Resler Associate Professor
Biogeography, alpine treeline, mountain environments, field methods, digital image analysis.
Santosh Rijal
Visiting Assistant Professor 
Assessment of Land Condition Disturbance, Ecosystem Services, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Plants, Natural Resources Management
Stewart Scales Instructor Physical Geography, Appalachia, Biogeography, Pyrogeography & Fire Ecology
Peter Sforza Instructor Remote sensing, geospatial informatics, biosecurity, epidemiology, scientific visualization and virtual reality environments, weather and climate.
Yang Shao Associate Professor Remote sensing, GIS, land use and land cover change, watershed assessment and modeling.
Kenneth L. Stiles Instructor Intelligence Operations, Counterterrorism , Geospatial applications used in the Intelligence Community
Stephanie Zick Assistant Professor Tropical meteorology, tropical cyclones, precipitation, numerical weather prediction, shape analysis


Stacy Boyer Instructor
Infectious Diseases, Refugee/Immigrant Health, Global Health and Development, HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean, Gender and Poverty Issues.
Maria Elisa Christie Director, Women and Gender in International Development, Office of International Research, Education, and Development (OIRED)
Gender, Agriculture, and Development, Cultural and Political Ecology, Geography of Food, Cuisine, and Kitchenspace, Qualitative Research Methods, Participatory Mapping.
Randel L. Dymond Associate Professor
Environmental and Water Resources Engineering
Sustainable Land Development, Urban Stormwater Quality & Quantity, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Spatial Decision Support Systems, Watershed Management, Civil Infrastructure Systems, Land Use Change Impacts, and Visualization of Geospatial data.
Charles M. Good Emeritus Professor
Medical, Africa, Third World Development, Immigration.
Lawrence S. Grossman Emeritus Professor
Caribbean, development, political ecology, colonial environmental history.
Robert W. Morrill Emeritus Professor
Geographic education, North America, political.
Bonham C. Richardson Emeritus Professor
Historical, Caribbean, human ecology.
Joseph L. Scarpaci Emeritus Professor
Latin American Studies, International Development, Place Promotion, Heritage, International & social marketing.


Karen Bland Administrative assistant.
Katherine Pritchard
Instructional technical assistant for John Boyer.
Maureen Deisinger Student Services Coordinator and Undergraduate Adviser.



Sanam Kumar Aksha PHD GAEA
Amy Marion Blood PHD GAEA
Katherine Correll Britt PHD GAEA
Iris Ekua Mensimah Fynn PHD GAEA
Michael William Graham PHD GAEA
Carrie Killeen Jensen PHD GAEA
David Aaron Jensen PHD GAEA
Scott D Klopfer PHD GAEA
Allison Renee Le Blanc PHD GAEA
Michael Lee Marston PHD GAEA
Erin Elizabeth Poor PHD GAEA
Hoa Thi Tran PHD GAEA
Elizabeth Ann Weaver PHD GAEA
Shreejana Bhattarai MS GEOG
David Nathan Fox MS GEOG
Timothy Robert Greene MS GEOG
Jessica Lynn Kirkland MS GEOG
Callie Brooke Lambert MS GEOG
Nathaniel Jo-Walker Lawrence MS GEOG
Suzanna Alison Lindeman MS GEOG
Taylor Brooks Meade MS GEOG
Erik Johan Olson MS GEOG
Breeanna Carroll Prince MS GEOG
Chance Holden Raso MS GEOG
Julia Caroline Sherry MS GEOG
James Andrew Skeen MS GEOG
Kaitlyn Anita Spangler MS GEOG
Logan Kain Stevens MS GEOG
Jessica Marie Suggs MS GEOG
Yanshen Sun MS GEOG
Ruoyu Zhang MS GEOG