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Fernando Sanchez
Assistant Professor of Practice, MS-GIST Online Coordinator
Email: fernandosanchez@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-6261-7004
FAX: 520-621-2889
Office: ENR2 S533
I am a quantitative researcher and educator with research experience in both STEM and the social sciences. My professional career centers around data analytics and has evolved in the context of three major fields: palaeoecology, anthropology, and environmental management, with technical expertise...
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Edella Schlager
Professor, School of Government and Public Policy
Email: schlager@email.arizona.edu
Office: Social Science 339
My research focuses on comparative institutional analyses of water laws, policies, property rights, and compacts in the western US. I am particularly interested in the design and performance of polycentric systems of water governance and how well such systems of water governance adapt to changing...
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Christopher Scott
Professor, Geography & Development; Director and Research Professor, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy; University Distinguished Scholar
Email: cascott@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-8473
Office: ENR2 S421
Themes: resilience, adaptation, water-energy-food security nexus, governance, rivers, irrigation, groundwater, reuse, hydropower. Focus: India, Nepal, Mex., Latin Am., Ariz.; multi-lingual.
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Laura Sharp
Ph.D. Student, Research Assistant
Email: laurasharp@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S570-BB
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Ian Shaw
Postdoctoral Research Associate-University of Glasgow
Email: Ian.Shaw.2@glasgow.ac.uk
My research interests span three main areas: (1) ontology and politics – especially as read through the philosophy of Alain Badiou and Graham Harman; (2) the intersections between politics and popular culture, notably in video games; (3) the spatialities and politics of U.S.-led drone warfare...
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Paul Sheppard
Associate Professor- UA Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
Email: sheppard@ltrr.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-6474
Office: West Stadium 105c1
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Noah Silber-Coats
Email: nsilbercoats@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S595-CC
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Nik Smilovsky
MS-GIST Adjunct Instructor
Email: nsmilovsky@email.arizona.edu
Nik is both a graduate of and an instructor in the MAS-GIS program at ASU.  He is currently a PhD student at Grand Canyon University pursuing studies in Psychology with the integration of technology & cognition.   He is also employed as the Mapping Division Supervisor at RDO Integrated Controls...
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Shelby Smith
PhD Candidate
Email: shelbys@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S570-BB
social, political, feminist and urban geography, socio-spatial theory, critical race theory, immigrant communities, the politics of belonging
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Katherine Snyder
Director, Master's Program in Development Practice and Associate Professor
Email: katherineasnyder@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-1585
FAX: 520-621-2889
Office: ENR2 S423
I began my career focusing on how ideas about development shape everyday life in rural Tanzania. As Tanzania underwent the transformation from a one-party state to a multi-party democracy, I looked at how these political shifts affected social change in rural communities and in national narratives...
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Kyle Sorlie Titlow
Teaching Assistant
Email: kylejstitlow@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2, Room S572
Hola! I'm a master's student here in SGD. I am originally from Poquoson, Virginia and completed my undergraduate degree in political science and Hispanic Studies at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia (Go Tribe!). I have also spent some time studying and travelling in...
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Valente Soto
PhD Candidate
Email: valente@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S595-DD
I am interested in state theory, emotional geographies, violence and trauma. More specifically, my work examines what are the effects and means by which professionals—psychologists, social workers, and journalists—who witness or indirectly experience the outcomes of drug-related violence perceive...
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Tom Stieve
Email: tomthirteen@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S570-CC
I am majoring in Critical Human Geography and Technology & Methodology.  I am interested in sense of place, landscape interpretation, media geography, GIS and all forms of methodology (quantitative and qualitative).  My area of research is Europe.  I also enjoy foreign langauges.  For my...
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Matthew Stuart
Email: mes23@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S554
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Zachary Sugg
Email: zsugg@email.arizona.edu
I am a water resource geographer interested generally in groundwater governance, especially in the western U.S.
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Thomas Sullivan
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Leland Sutter
MA Geography Student
Email: lelandsutter@email.arizona.edu
Office: BSW 133
My research lies at the nexus of soil and plant relationships, starting at the organismal scale, then applying those relationships to large landscapes. More specifically, I am interested in semi-arid and arid lands, with a focus on soil-plant water and carbon movement. Interdisciplinary questions...
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Tom Swetnam
Regents' Professor- UA laboratory of Tree-Ring Research
Email: tswetnam@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-2112
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Bhuwan Thapa
Email: bthapa@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S595-DD
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Will Tintor
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Willem van Leeuwen
Professor SGD and SNRE; Director Arizona Remote Sensing Center; Chair Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis GIDP
Email: leeuw@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520 626 0058
FAX: 520-621-3816
Office: ENR2 N410
Director Arizona Remote Sensing Center
Professor
  School of Natural Resources and the Environment 
  School of Geography and Development
Chair Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis Graduate Interdisciplinary Program ENR2 N410
The University of Arizona
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Nicolena (Niki) vonHedemann
Ph.D. Candidate
Email: nvonhedemann@email.arizona.edu
Office: ENR2 S570-CC
My research interests lie at the cross section of ecology and human geography, particularly the complex social, political, and economic factors that play into landscape conservation and the impact of environmental protection on human societies.  My dissertation research explores the social and...
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Marv Waterstone
Professor Emeritus
Email: marvinw@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-1478
FAX: 520-621-2889
Office: ENR2 S551
I have appointments both in the School of Geography and the Department of Hydrology and Water Resources.
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Margaret Wilder
Associate Professor
Email: mwilder@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-7231
Office: ENR2 S419
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Jill Williams
Assistant Research Social Scientist & Director of the Women in Science and Engineering Program, Southwest Institute for Research on Women
Email: jillmwilliams@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-9152
Office: 202a GWS Building, 925 N. Tyndall Ave.
Dr. Jill Williams (PhD Clark University 2013) is a feminist political geographer whose research explores how state actors and agencies negotiate shifting national and transnational responsibilities and the implications these negotiations have for differently situated populations.  Since 2007, her...
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Jeff Wilson
Email: wilso443@gmail.com
Office: ENR2 S595-AA
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Drew Woodard
Desktop IT
Email: awoodard@email.arizona.edu
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Connie Woodhouse
Professor
Email: conniew1@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-0235
FAX: 520-621-2889
Office: ENR2 S526
I am a Professor in the School of Geography and Development, with joint appointments in the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research and Geosciences, and faculty affiliations with Institute of the Environment, the Global Change Graduate Interdisciplinary Program, and the Arid Lands Resource Sciences...
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Julia Yang
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Stephen Yool
Professor
Email: yools@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-8549
FAX: 520-621-2889
Office: ENR2 S418
Professor, School of Geography and Development. My long-term projects focus on biophysical/bioenvironmental geography and disturbance. I use remote sensing and spatial information systems to understand processes producing natural spatial patterns, and the effects of disturbance on these processes...
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