Emeritus Faculty


Paul Blank / 1990-2014

Education
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Research & Teaching
Eurasia, the Middle East and the Mediterranean and Pacific Basins. Re-conceptualizing area studies to incorporate sea and ocean basins, as well as new pedagogies involving large-scale floor maps and interdisciplinary teaching.

Dennis E. Fitzsimons / 2002-2012

Education
Ph.D., University of Kansas

Research & Teaching
Cartography, Map Design, California, Geographic Research and Writing.

Joseph S. Leeper / 1971-2009

Education
Ph.D., University of Oregon

Research & Teaching
Human/Cultural, Urban, Latin America, Field Methods, Geographic Education.

Robert "Bob" Plank / 1970-1999

Education
M.A., Morehead State

Research & Teaching
Cartography

Lowell "Ben" Bennion / 1970-1999

Education
Ph.D., Syracuse

Research & Teaching
Historical Geography, Human/Cultural, Mormon Landscape, Northwest California, Field Methods.

John L. Harper / 1971-1997 / Deceased

Education
Ph.D., Colorado

Research & Teaching
Physical, Climate, Human-Land Relationships, Conservation Ethics, North America.

Harold "Hal" Jackson / 1973-1992

Education
Ph.D., Colorado

Research & Teaching
Quantitative Methods, Latin America, Field Methods, Urban.

John M. Coleman / 1964-1989

Education
Ph.D., Indiana

Research & Teaching
Soviet Union, World without Borders, Political, Human/Cultural, Agricultural.