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Department of Geography and Geospatial Sciences

Dr. J.M. Shawn Hutchinson

EducationPh.D., Kansas State University (2000)
Professional CertificationCertified Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP), GIS Certification Institute (#50908)
Research InterestsEnvironmental monitoring, grassland phenology and trends, surface water resources, military training land sustainability, agricultural biosecurity, GIScience, biogeography, remote sensing, cartography and visualization, France
Courses Taught
  • DAS 195 Sustainability and You: Planet, Profits, and People (K-State First CAT Community)
  • DAS/DEN/GENAG 582 Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (NRES) Capstone Project
  • GEOG 302 Cartography and Thematic Mapping
  • GEOG 508 Geographic Information Systems I
  • GEOG 602 Computer Mapping & Geovisualization
  • GEOG 608 Geographic Information Systems II
  • GEOG 712 Internet GIS and Distributed GIServices
  • GEOG 725 Geography of Water Resources
  • GEOG 728 Programming for Geographic Analysis (Python)
  • GEOG 795 Topics in GIScience
  • GEOG 808 Geocomputation
Current Service Activities
OfficeSeaton 3018
Telephone(785) 532-3414
Mobile(785) 565-4134
Fax(785) 532-7310
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Dr. Hutchinson

Dr. Hutchinson's core areas of geographic research are in physical geography and geospatial analysis and application.