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Department of Geography and Geospatial Sciences

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The Department of Geography is home to productive graduate students, helpful and efficient staff, and award-winning faculty and research scientists dedicated to scholarship, teaching, and professional service.  

Faculty

 Name Contact InformationProfessional Preparation
 Dr. AvocatAvocat, Helene
Visiting Assistant Professor
Seaton 3022
785-532-6727
havocat@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Franche-Comté, 2011
Dr. CaldasCaldas, Marcellus M.
Professor
Seaton 1001
785-532-1244
caldasma@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Sao Paulo
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2007
Dr. GoodinGoodin, Douglas G.
Professor
Seaton 1007
785-532-6727
dgoodin@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Nebraska, 1993
Dr. Harrington*Harrington, Lisa M.B.
Professor
785-532-6727
lbutlerh@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 1986
Dr. HutchinsonHutchinson, J.M. Shawn
Professor
Seaton 3018
785-532-3414
shutch@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Kansas State University, 2000
Dr. JoslinJoslin, Audrey
Assistant Professor
Seaton 1004
785-532-6727
ajoslin@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Texas A&M University, 2015
Dr, LangstonLangston, Abigail
Assistant Professor
Seaton 1003
785-532-6727
alangston@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Colorado, 2014
Dr. LuLu, Max
Professor
Seaton 1008
785-532-3413
maxlu@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1996
Dr. MartinMartin, Charles W.
Professor and Head
Seaton 1009B
785-532-3416
cwmgeog@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Kansas, 1990
Dr. NelsonNelson, Katherine S.
Assistant Professor

Seaton 3021
785-532-6727
ksnelson@k-state.edu

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University, 2018
Dr. Paul*Paul, Bimal K.
Professor
Seaton 1006
785-532-3409
bkp@k-state.edu
Ph.D., Kent State University, 1988
Dr. Sanderson**Sanderson, Matthew
Professor
Seaton 3017
785-532-6727
mattrs@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of Utah, 2008
Dr. SmirnovaSmirnova, Vera
Assistant Professor
Seaton 1066A
785-532-6727
verasmirnova@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (2018)
Dr. SmithSmith, Jeffrey S.
Professor
Seaton 1074
785-532-6727
jssmith7@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Arizona State University, 1997
Dr. TemmeTemme, Arnaud
Associate Professor
Seaton 1076
785-532-6727
arnaudtemme@ksu.edu
Ph.D., Wageningen University, 2008
Dr. WangWang, Jida
Associate Professor
Seaton 3019
785-532-6727
jidawang@ksu.edu
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2013

* denotes faculty member is not currently accepting graduate students

** on sabbatical leave for the 2020 calendar year