University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart has named Andrew C. Comrie to the permanent post of Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost.

Comrie, who has spent the last two decades at the UA as a professor and administrator, has been serving in the Provost position on... Read more

Post date: Tue, 02/12/2013 - 16:34

Majed Akhter, a PhD candidate in the School of Geography and Development at the University of Arizona, has accepted a job with the Department of Geography at Indiana University in Bloomington.  He will join the department as a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning August 1, 2013


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Post date: Wed, 02/06/2013 - 18:32

Kerri Jean Ormerod's article, "Remaking waste as water: The governance of recycled effluent for potable water supply," is in the current issue of Water Alternatives.  The paper is co-authored with geography colleagues Katie Meehan and Sarah Moore.

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Post date: Mon, 02/04/2013 - 15:03

Travs Smith, an graduate from the Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology in 2012, has taken a  full time GIS Analyst position with Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Congradulations Travis!



Post date: Fri, 02/01/2013 - 09:46

Melissa Janezic, an alumni fro the 2011 Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology program, will be starting a new job February 4th 2013, as a GIS Analyst with the Shaw Group. 


Post date: Sat, 01/26/2013 - 20:42

Jamie McEvoy, PhD Candidate in Geography, just accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Resource Geography in the Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University.  Jamie’s research interests include water resources management, climate change adaptation, and human-environment relations.  Her committee includes Dr. Margaret Wilder (chair), Dr. Diana Liverman, Dr. Marv Waterstone... Read more

Post date: Sun, 01/20/2013 - 16:55

The Masters of Science in Geographic Information Systems Technology welcomed 34 new students on January 9, 2013.  Faculty from the School of Geography and Development, Mike Proctor, Vice President, Regional Development, Outreach & Global Initiatives and Dean, Outreach College,along with John Paul Jones III, Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, and alumni from the MS-GIST program welcomed the class of 2013 at the Eddie Lynch Athletics Pavilion.  A video along with photos from ... Read more

Post date: Fri, 01/18/2013 - 14:01

Melinda Butterworth's article, "The mosquito's umwelt, or one monster's standpoint ontology,"  has just been published in Geoforum (co-authors Ian Shaw and J.P. Jones).

Congrats Mindy!

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Post date: Fri, 01/18/2013 - 13:47

Paula Decker for being the recipient of a competitive Marshall Foundation Graduate Fellowship from the Graduate College, which will fund her while she finishes writing her dissertation.

Post date: Fri, 01/11/2013 - 18:21

Erik Glenn, a graduate from the MS-GIST program in 2011, was hired in December of 2012 as a Geographic Information Systems Analyst - Senior, with Pima County Information Technology Department - Shared Content Platform Services, Special Projects Section.  In the Special Projects Section he will be doing analysis and making maps for numerous Pima County Departments that don't have their own GIS Resources.

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Post date: Fri, 12/28/2012 - 10:48


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