University of Wisconsin–Madison


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Office: 455 Science Hall
Phone: 608-265-0012
Interests: Political Ecology (predominantly rural), Development and Postdevelopment Studies, Identities, Indigeneity, Boundaries, Hydropower Development and Fisheries in the Mekong Basin, Large-scale Economic Land Concessions / Acquisitions; Political and Military Resistance, Marginal Histories, and Upland Peoples in Mainland Southeast Asia; Hmong, Lao, Khmer and Thai studies

CPhoto of William J. Crononronon, William J.
Office: 443 Science Hall, 5103 Humanities
Phone: (608) 265-6023
Interests: Environmental History, Environmental Studies, North America

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Gibbs, Holly
Office: 425 Science Hall
Phone: 513-720-2784
Interests: Tropical Land-use Change and Globalization

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Huang, Qunying
Office: 421 Science Hall
Phone: 608-890-4946
Interests: Cloud computing, social media, data mining, distributed computing, Cyberinfrastructure, GIScience

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Kaiser, Robert J.
Office: 430 Science Hall
Interests: Political events, identification and differentiation, performativity, borderlands, political and cultural geography, geopolitics

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Keefover-Ring, Ken
Office: 115C Science Hall
Phone: 608-509-2265
Interests: Biogeography, chemical ecology, plant secondary chemical variation, plant-animal interactions, herbivory, pollination, volatile organic compounds, allelopathy, plant competition, analytical chemistry, terpenoids, phenylpropanoids.

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Marín-Spiotta, Erika
Office: 223 Science Hall
Interests: Biogeochemistry; Biogeography; Biodiversity; Land Use; Ecosystem function; Climate

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Mason, Joe
Office: 222 Science Hall
Interests: Soils, Geomorphology, Quaternary Paleoenvironments, GIS Applications in Geomorphology

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Moore, Sarah A.
Office: 243 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 262-3213
Interests: Urban Geography, Waste, Spatial and Social Theory, Emotional Geographies, Feminism, Postcolonial Development Studies

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Naughton, Lisa
Office: 355 Science Hall
Phone: 608-262-4846
Interests: Biodiversity conservation in developing countries; Land tenure & property rights; Attitudes toward wildlife; Wildlife conservation in human-dominated landscapes

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Olds, Kris
Office: 346 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 262-5685
Interests: Urban Geography, Urban Planning, Economic Geography, Cultural Geography, Global Cities, Pacific Rim, Canada, Singapore
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Robertson, Morgan
Office: 208 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 890-3815
Interests: Political Ecology, US Water Policy, Environmental Markets

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Roth, Robert
Office: 375 Science Hall
Interests: Cartography, Geovisualization, and Geovisual Analytics

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Turner, Matt
Office: 340 Science Hall
Interests: Environmental Resources, Cultural Ecology, Africa

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Williams, John W. (Jack)
Office: 207 Science Hall
Phone: 608-265-5537
Interests: Paleoecology, Paleoclimatology, Novel Ecosystems, Vegetation Dynamics, Global Climate Change, Quaternary Environments.

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Woodward, Keith
Office: 343 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 262-0505
Interests: Social Theory :: Site Ontology and the Recent Scale Debates :: Radical, Critical, and Social Geography :: Social Movements and Social Change :: Geographies of Affect :: The History of Geographic Thought :: Art/Science Collaborations

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Young, Stephen
Office: 234 Science Hall
Phone: (608) 890 3097
Interests: Economic Geography, South Asia, Youth, Inequalities, Political Geography, Urban Governance

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Zhu, A-Xing
Office: 255 Science Hall
Phone: 608-262-0272
Interests: GIS, Remote Sensing, GIS Applications in Environmental Modeling and Resource Management

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