Below is a directory of current graduate students in the Geography Department.
B.A., Marmara University; M.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Feminist political geography, agrarian studies, food justice, autonomy, resistance
B.A., Bryn Mawr College
Political ecology, cultural landscapes, memory, U.S. South
BA, Rutgers Univ.-New Brunswick, BS, Rutgers Univ.-New Brunswick
health geography, energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa, human-environmental relationships, community based research
B.A, Davidson College
Social vulnerability, extreme weather, climate change, land-use planning, GIS
Tara Di Cassio
B.A., North Carolina State University; M.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Political geography, social movements, youth political practice, art activism, the Middle East
B.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Climatology, meteorology, GIS, health geography
|Deanna K. Corin
B.A. Feminist Studies, UC Santa Cruz
Feminist political geography, health geography, political ecology, wildfires
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Madison
Zoonotic disease transmission and evolution, GIS, land use/land cover change, climate change, disease ecology
B.A., American University; M.U.P.P., University of Illinois at Chicago
Aging in cities, care work, feminist everyday geographies, spatialized structural inequities, multi-method and participatory methodologies
B.A., The University of Texas at Austin
Feminist geography, political geography, gender, care, labor, development
B.A., Agnes Scott College, M.A., Georgia State University
Feminist geography, social theory, the US South.
|Georgina Lily Gemayel
A.S. Bunker Hill Community College; B.S. University of Southern California
Human-environmental interactions, environmental & climate migration, livelihoods, vulnerability, Middle East & North Africa.
|Sara Aregai Ghebremicael
B.S University of San Diego
Climate change, food security, migration, population, survey and statistical methods.
B.A., M.Sc. Clark University
Climate displacement, human-environment interactions, GIS, livelihoods, community-based research.
M.A., Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and BSL LLB , Indian Law Society’s (ILS) Law College, Pune
Human geography, Feminist Geography, Gender, and Law.
B.S., University of Southern California; MPH, San Francisco State University
Critical public health, Black Geographies, digital humanities
B.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Feminist geography, geographies of religion, Middle East.
BA- UC Santa Cruz; MA- Columbia University
Climate change, food security, extreme weather, sustainable agriculture
B.S., California University of Pennsylvania; M.S., Idaho State University
Dendroclimatology, paleoclimate, water resources, historical climatology
B.A. English, Spelman College;M.A. Folklore, UNC-Chapel Hill
Womanist cartography and the folklore of AfroCarolina. Black South geographies, Afro-futures, and the restorative journey. Ethnopoetics and experimental counter-mapping.
B.S., M.S., National Taiwan University
Political geography, territory, border, marine resource, fishery, East Asia.
BA,Univ. of Florida,MLIS, Florida State Univ.,MA, Univ. of Florida
Political ecology, gender and climate change, post-development, feminist methodologies, environmental justice, Mexico, Guatemala.
B.A., Furman University; M.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Legal geography, territory, sovereignty, corporate power, Latin America
BS, University of St Andrews
Remote sensing, GIS, arid environments, agriculture and food systems
B.S., Florida State University
Meteorology, Extreme Weather, Social Vulnerability, Natural Hazards, GIS, Climatology
BA,Queen’s University;MSc,University of Oxford, UK
Indigenous peoples, refugees, belonging, contested space, peacebuilding, conflict resolution
|Ingrid Diaz Moreno
BA, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana;MA, Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Political ecology, development studies, gender, labor, Latin America
B.A., M.A., Univ. Of Cincinnati
Surface/Groundwater Hydrology,Geocomputation,Data Visualization
B.A., The University of Alabama
Political Ecology, Climate Politics, Environmental Humanities, Critical development studies
B.A., Trinity University
Feminist Geography, Political Geography, Legal Geography, Urban Neoliberalisms.
B.A., M.A., University of Arizona
Feminist geographies, ontologies of the body, trauma, geographies of healing, the ethics and politics of care.
B.S. University of Maryland
Health geography, disease ecology, infectious disease, GIS, social vulnerability
B.A., Florida International University
Social/labor movements, critical social theory, Latin America, political geography, participatory action research
B.A., University of Colorado Boulder
Urban geography, housing, labor, race and gender, feminist theory, social theory
B.S., Asian University for Women; M.S., SIU-Carbondale
Critical physical geography, energy poverty and public health, gender, GIS
B.A. University of California, Los Angeles
Health geography; spatial epidemiology; infectious diseases; energy poverty and health in sub-Saharan Africa; disease surveillance in remote, resource-limited settings.
B.A., CSU, Sacramento
Queer geography, LGBTQ+ issues, Feminist geography, Political geography
B. S., Guilford College, NC ; M.S., Virginia Tech
Biogeochemical cycling of carbon and nitrogen, Aquatic ecology, Urban systems, Field research, In-situ sensors.
B.S. UNC-Chapel Hill
Ecohydrology, water quality, human-environment interactions, beavers
|Rachel L. Woodul
B.A., M.A., UNC-Chapel Hill
Health Geography, GIS, Disease Ecology, Infectious Disease, Outbreak Modeling, Spatial Epidemiology
B.S., The Pennsylvania State Univ.
black geographies, health geographies, critical public health, climate change