Welcome to the School of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona
Welcome to the School of Geography and Development (SGD) at the University of Arizona, USA. SGD is part of a top-ranked; Research One, land-grant university and we cover the entire range of contemporary geography. Faculty and graduate student research interests range broadly, including the sustainability of cities; social theory and culture; climatology and environmental impacts in the American Southwest; economic development; landscape ecology and forest restoration; human impacts of global climate change; geographic epidemiology; international development and environmental sustainability; conflict over the public presentation of ethnic identity; local government restructuring; spatial interaction modeling; American migration; European fertility; GIS/visualization; environmental policy; and remote sensing of fire-induced vegetation change.
Emily will be one of the first BS-GIST students to graduate from this program. In this story she talks about working on her capstone project (... read more
Please join us for the presentations of the MDP Class of 2018 Final Report Presentations. Where: ENR2, room S495 When: Tuesday May 8th from 2:30-5:00... read more
We are pleased to provide a copy of the Spring 2018 SGD newsletter! Download it here: https://geography.arizona.edu/sites/geography.arizona.edu/... read more