Rob Brown, Associate Professor

Humanistic Geography, The American South, New Orleans, Historical Geography, Ethnography

Jeff Colby, Professor

GIS, Remote Sensing, Watershed and Environmental Modeling, Water Resources

Richard Crepeau, Associate Professor

Planning, Transportation and Land Use, Land use Regulation and Property Rights

Kara E. Dempsey, Assistant Professor 

Political, Cultural and Urban Geography, Europe, Medical Care in East Africa, Latin America, Migration, Geopolitics

Montana Eck , Adjunct Instructor 

Snowfall in Appalachia, Mountain Geography, Severe Weather, Paleoclimatology.

Robin Hale

Robin Hale, GIS Lab Supervisor & Instructor

Geospatial Technologies / GIS, Water Resources, Public Policy, Conservation

Derek J. Martin, Assistant Professor

Physical Geography, River Systems, Geospatial Technology


Michael Mayfield, Professor

Physical Geography, Global Change, Hydrology

Misty Mayfield

Misty Mayfield, Academic Advisor, Instructor

World Regional Geography

Jessica Mitchell, Assistant Professor

Remote sensing, Geospatial Analysis, Terrestrial Ecology, Environmental Planning 


Baker Perry, Graduate Program Director & Associate Professor

Climatology, Precipitation, Snow and Ice, Climate Change, Tropical Andes, Southern Appalachians



Joe Quinn , Adjunct Instructor 

US and Canada, Asia, Physical Geography


Art Rex, Instructor &  Institutional Research and Planning Director

Office - BB Dougherty -Room 200

Computer Mapping, GIS, Physical Geography


Kathleen Schroeder, Professor & Department Chair

World Regional Geography, Economic Geography, Geography of Latin America, Human Geography

 Anton Seimon

Tropical Climatology, Mountain Geography, Synoptic Meteorology, Earth System Models, Environmental Conservation, Tornadoes, Lightning, Isotopes in Precipitation, Tropical Andes, Tropical Africa

Elizabeth Shay, Assistant Professor

Transportation and land use planning, built environment and travel behavior, active living and active travel, planning for sustainable communities


Peter Soulé, Professor

Climatology, Physical Geography, Dendroecology, Natural Hazards, Quantitative Methods



Mark Spond, National Park Service Liaison 

Conservation, Environmental History, National Parks, Biogeography


Johnathan Sugg, Assistant Professor

Climate Visualization, Geovisual Analytics, Hydroclimatology, Geographic Communication

Maggie M. Sugg, Assistant Professor

Climate and Human Health; Human Vulnerability to Environmental Hazards; Public Health; Geographic Information Systems (GIS); GIS Programming; Spatial Statistics

Saskia van de Gevel, Associate Professor

Endangered Mountain Forest Ecosystems, Dendrochronology, Biogeography, and Climate Change


James Young, Professor

Cartography, Geographic Education, U.S. and Canada, Russia