Cities and Communities

Stephano Bloch

Stefano Bloch

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Social, Cultural, and Critical Theory

  • Cultural geography
  • Critical criminology
  • Ethnographic research and writing
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Stephanie Buechler

Associate Research Professor

  • Gender; development and environment
  • Urban sustainability
  • Water; energy and society
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Tom Evans


  • Coupled human-natural systems
  • Environmental governance
  • Food and water security

Andrea K. Gerlak


  • Water governance and policy
  • Global environmental policy
  • Groundwater management
Jason Jurjevich

Jason Jurjevich

Associate Professor of Practice

  • Population geography
  • Migration and mobility
  • Urban geography

Mark Kear

Assistant Professor

  • Financial geography
  • Urban geography
  • Biopolitics

Chris Lukinbeal

Associate Professor

Director of GIST Programs

  • Cultural geography
  • Cartography
  • Visual culture
Sallie Marston

Sallie Marston


Director, Community and School Garden Program

Beth Tellman

Assistant Professor (Starting in August 2021)

  • Human-Environment interactions and global change
  • land use and flood risks
  • vulnerability