Graduate Students

Graduate Students

Graduate Student Areas of Interest Thesis Advisor
Anna Abramova Physical/environmental geography, climate change, contamination/pollution, Arctic region, environmental awareness Wechsler
Isis Amoah Environmental justice Toji
Kirsten Berg Environmental geography, human impacts, climate change, environmental analysis, sustainability House-Peters
Steven Bowyer Remote sensing, environmental geography Rodrigue
Darrell Carvalho Critical transportation studies, social geography, intersectionality theory, qualitative methods House-Peters
Aida Cisneros Environmental justice, perceptions of pollution exposure Hytrek
Kenya Creer Physical geography, object-based image classification (OBIA) Laris
Julia Dowell Environmental justice, climate change, climate justice, community resilience Hytrek
Derek Emmons Environmental geography, ecological restoration, conservation, landscape ecology, working landscapes House-Peters
Tiana Fain Placemaking and identity through art landscapes Dallman
Ken Fichtelman Cultural geography, urban revitalization Sidorov
Kyle Garcia Fitness geography, mobilities, complementary alternative medicine Ban
Segnide Guidimadjegbe Human-environment interaction, urban & regional planning, sustainability, climate change adaption Laris
Amber Huu Biogeography, soil and vegetation disturbance Laris
Samantha Ishak Cultural geography, environmental justice, human-environment interactions  
Lluvia Lastra-Morales Human-environment interaction, environmental degradation, environmental science and policy education House-Peters
Enadina Lozano GIS, archaeology, migration, Mesoamerica Wechsler
Natalie Marcom GIS/remote sensing, food deserts, social justice Gregor
Cameron Mayer Land conservation/management, biogeography, desert ecology, human-environment interactions  
Chiedu (Chi) Nwanze Climate change, remote sensing, GIS, environmental analysis & policy, urban geography Laris
Neysha Pacheco Colón Physical geography, natural hazards, GIS Wechsler
Claudia Quijano Social and urban geography, civic reform, community development, globalization and democracy Hytrek
Adolfo Reyes Urban Geography, urban planning, transportation, sustainability, environmental ethics, communication studies Jocoy
Christiana Saldana Geographic education, urban geography, human-environment interactions Dallman
Samantha Schmidt International development, human & regional geography, Latin America & Caribbean, fair trade On leave
Andrew Siwabessy Martian geomorphology & structural geology, planetary geologic mapping Rodrigue
Arthella Vallarta Physical/environmental geography, hydrology, recycled water expansion in Los Angeles Dallman
Rachel Vann-Foster Environmental geography, conservation and restoration, natural resources, GIS Laris
Katie Wade Globalization, climate change, sustainability, physical geography, indigenous geography, GIS Laris
Lilian Yang Savanna fires, tree-grass competition, statistical analysis, GIS Laris