Directory

Dr. Craig Allan

• Professor
Surface Water Hydrology, Biogeochemistry, Fluvial Geomorphology

Jake Armour

• Senior Lecturer
Paleoclimate, Geomorphology, Field/Geoscience Education, GEO Club, Public Outreach

Dr. Andy Bobyarchick

• Associate Professor
Structural Geology, Applied Geophysics, Tectonics, Appalachian Geology

Dr. Andy Bobyarchick

Hickory 41B
arbobyar@uncc.edu

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Dr. Harrison (Harry) Campbell

• Professor
Economic Geography, Urban Development, Spatial Income Distribution, Impact Analysis

Dr. Harrison (Harry) Campbell

Cedar 43B
hscampbe@uncc.edu

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Dr. Gang Chen

• Associate Professor • Geography M.A. Coordinator
Remote Sensing, Spatial Ecology, Human-Environment Interaction

Dr. Sandra Clinton

• Research Assistant Professor
Urban Stream Ecology, River Restoration, Molecular Methods in Freshwater Ecosystems

Dr. Larianne Collins

• Lecturer
Geospatial Technologies, Spatial Thinking, Hazards, Geography Education

Dr. Casey Davenport

• Assistant Professor
Severe Local Storms, Mesoscale Processes, Science Education

Dr. Elizabeth Delmelle

• Associate Professor
Urban Geography, Transportation, GIS, Quantitative Methods

Dr. Eric Delmelle

• Associate Professor
GIScience, Spatial Analysis, Epidemiology, Uncertainty

Dr. John Diemer

• Professor • Associate Director of INES Ph.D.
Sedimentology, Facies Analysis, Depositional Environments, Basin Analysis, History of Geology

Dr. Matthew Eastin

• Associate Professor
Mesoscale Process, Urban Meteorology, Severe Local Storms, Tropical Cyclones, Societal Impacts

Dr. Martha Cary (Missy) Eppes

• Professor
Weathering Processes, Soils, Quaternary Geology, Geomorphology

Dr. Martha Cary (Missy) Eppes

Denny 117B
meppes@uncc.edu

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Dr. Michael Ewers

• Assistant Professor
Migration, Human Capital, Economic Geography

Dr. Michael Ewers

Hickory 42A
mewers@uncc.edu

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Dr. Patricia (Pat) Fall

• Professor
Quaternary Paleoecology & Paleoclimatology, Biogeography, Human Impacts on Ancient Environments

Dr. Patricia (Pat) Fall

Denny 115B
pfall@uncc.edu

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Dr. Sara Gagné

• Associate Professor • Earth Sciences Graduate Coordinator
Urban Ecology, Landscape Ecology, Effects of urbanization on biodiversity

William (Bill) Garcia

• Senior Lecturer • Department Associate Chair
Vertebrate Paleontology, Biogeography, Phylogenetics

William (Bill) Garcia

Cedar 31B
704-687-5982
wjgarcia@uncc.edu

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Dr. Laurie Garo

• Senior Lecturer
GIS & Cartographic Design, Crime Analysis, Juvenile Delinquency, Youth Gang/Gun Violence

Dr. William (Bill) Graves

• Associate Professor • J.H. Biggs Faculty Fellow
Urban/Economic Change, Cluster Development, Site Selection

Dr. William (Bill) Graves

Cedar 43A
bgraves@uncc.edu

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Dr. Colleen Hammelman

• Assistant Professor
Urban Geography, Food Justice, Immigration

Dr. Scott Hippensteel

• Associate Professor
Coastal Geology, Environmental Geology, Geoarchaeology, Micropaleontology

Dr. Joseph Kangmennaang

• Assistant Professor
Community Wellbeing, Health Inequalities, Environment and Health

Dr. Joseph Kangmennaang

Hickory 42B
jkangmen@uncc.edu

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Dr. Brian Magi

• Associate Professor
Atmospheric Sciences, Climate Change, Air Quality

Dr. Isabelle Nilsson

• Assistant Professor
Economic Geography, Transportation, Firm Location, Housing

Dr. Valerie S. Reynolds

• Lecturer • Geology/Earth and Environmental Sciences Undergraduate Coordinator
Mineralogy, Optical Mineralogy, Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

Dr. Jacob (Jack) Scheff

• Assistant Professor
Climate Change, Water Cycle, Atmospheric Circulation

Dr. Jacob (Jack) Scheff

Cedar 34A
jscheff@uncc.edu

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Terry Shirley

• Senior Lecturer • Meteorology Undergraduate Coordinator
Meteorology, Weather Forecasting, Synoptic Meteorology, Winter Storms

Dr. Heather Smith

• Professor • Geography PhD Director • Urban Studies Minor Director • Levine Scholars Faculty Fellow
Urban Social Geography, Community Engaged Scholarship

Dr. Heather Smith

Levine Hall 288
704-687-8051
heatsmit@uncc.edu

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Jamie Strickland

• Senior Lecturer • Geography and Environmental Studies Undergraduate Coordinator
Population Geography, Geographic Education, Cultural Geography and the South

Dr. Wenwu Tang

• Associate Professor • Executive Director for the Center for Applied GIScience
CyberGIS, Spatial Modeling, Complex Adaptive Spatial Systems, Land Use And Land Cover Change

Dr. Jean-Claude Thill

• Knight Distinguished Professor
Transportation and Mobility Systems, Sustainable Urbanization, Trade Cities and Globalization, Geospatial Data Science

Dr. Deborah S.K. Thomas

• Professor • Department Chair
Disasters, Environmental Health, Global Health, Human-environment Interaction

Dr. Deborah S.K. Thomas

Bernard 109A
704-687-5976
Deborah.Thomas@uncc.edu

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Dr. David Vinson

• Assistant Professor
Hydrogeochemistry, Groundwater Hydrology, Isotope Geochemistry

Dr. Wei-Ning Xiang

• Professor
Socio-ecological Practice Research, Ecopracticology, Geographic, Ecological Thoughts, Geographic Information Science

Dr. Wei-Ning Xiang

Hickory 41D
wxiang@uncc.edu

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