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Speaker Series

Patricia Lopez, Postdoctoral Fellow
Dartmouth College
"Treponematosis in Haiti: the conflation of a disease during the US occupation (1915-1934)"
October 29, 2014
4:00 p.m.  - Rockefeller 1930's Room

Karen Hebert
Assistant Professor
Yale University
"Chronicle of a disaster foretold: Science, risk, and the politics of imperilment in Bristol Bay, Alaska"
November 6, 2014
4:00 p.m. 021 Fairchild



Geography Department
6017 Fairchild
Hanover, NH 03755
Phone: (603) 646-3378
Fax: (603) 646-1601

Faculty & Staff

Geography Group

Jonathan Chipman

Director, Citrin Family GIS/Applied Spatial Analysis Laboratory
Environmental applications of remote sensing; spatial analysis and geographic information systems; land use/land cover change

Laura Conkey

Associate Professor of Geography
Biogeography, tree-ring studies, forest history and stand dynamics; vegetation-physical environment relationships, environmental history and change; feminism and science

James Dietrich

William H. Neukom Institute for Computational Science
& Department of Geography
Close-range remote sensing methods; Structure-from-motion and close-range photogrammetry; Remote sensing of rivers/fluvial geomorphology; Open source software and hardware for remote sensing and environmental monitoring

Mona Domosh

Professor of Geography
Joan P. and Edward J. Foley, Jr 1933 Professor of Geography
Urban; gender; cultural; historical

Coleen Fox

Visiting Assistant Professor of Geography
Southeast Asia; political and environmental geography; international river basins

Susanne Freidberg

Professor of Geography; Department Chair
Food politics; science and technology studies; cultural economy; political ecology; Africa

Jaclyn Matthes

Assistant Professor of Geography
Feedbacks between ecosystem ecology; climate change; and land-use change

Lucy Kammer

GIS/Spatial Analysis and Physical Geography

Daniel Lawson

Research Professor of Geography
Tidewater and terrestrial glacier dynamics; glaciohydraulics; glacial sedimentology; climate change; paleoclimate and glacial history; permafrost and periglacial processes

Patricia Lopez

Postdoctoral Fellow of Geography
Health and health citizenship; geopolitics; development; humanitarianism; historical

Frank Magilligan

Professor of Geography
Water resources; geomorphology; riparian impacts; climate change

Britta McOmber

Teaching Assistant for Geography

Abigail Neely

Assistant Professor of Geography
Political ecology; health; Africa; science and technology studies; feminist methods

Yolande Pottie-Sherman

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada Postdoctoral Fellow
Urban social geography; immigration and citizenship. U.S. and Canada

Kelly Palmer

Departmental Administrator of Geography

Xun Shi

Associate Professor of Geography
Integration of GIS and AI; environmental applications of GIS; urban applications of GIS; fuzzy soil mapping

Christopher Sneddon

Associate Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies
Water conflicts; international river basins; political ecology; Southeast Asia

Jonathan Winter

Assistant Professor of Geography
Climate impacts on water resources and agriculture

Richard Wright

Orvil Dryfoos Professor of Geography and Public Affairs
Immigration and labor markets in the US; immigration; racism; nativism

Faculty Emeritus

George Demko

Professor Emeritus of Geography
Spatial population and political processes and policies (particularly in socialist/planned societies); Russia; China

David Lindgren

Professor Emeritus of Geography
Remote sensing; arms control verification; land use issues; the former Soviet Union

Vincent Malmstrom

Professor Emeritus of Geography
Historical geography of early civilizations; archaeoastronomy: Mayan calendar; Europe, esp. Scandinavia; inequality in Sweden; Latin America

Last Updated: 9/12/14