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Moscow

Department of Geography
geog@uidaho.edu
phone: (208) 885-6216
fax: (208) 885-2855
McClure Hall 203
P.O. Box 443021
Moscow, ID 83844-3021

Alumni

Name Year Degree
Advisor Current Employer
(if known)
Dissertation/Thesis Title or Topic
 Joy Campbell 2013  M.S.  Tim Frazier   Curriculum Associates Societal Resilience to Flooding: A case study of Seattle, WA 
Erick Patrick Hoke Creeden
2012 M.S. Jeffrey Hicke
Biologist and NEPA /GIS Specialist with Nelson Consulting Climate and Weather Associated with Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreaks in Lodgepole Pine Forests Across the Western U.S.
Jacob Wallace Wolf 2012 M.S. John Abatzoglou Air quality meteorologist with IDEQ Evaluation of Drought Metrics in Tracking Streamflow in Idaho
Forrest Joseph Bowlick 2012 M.S. Crystal Kolden PhD student Texas A&M Changed Perceptions of Geography in University Students: Roles of Demography and Background
Jeremy Ryan Jenkins 2012 M.S. John Abatzoglou IDEQ Non-Thesis
Marwa Waseem Abdel Wahab Halmy 2012 M.S. Jeffrey Hicke PhD student UI Non-Thesis
Stephen Daniel Fricke 2012 M.S. Karen Humes Research Assoc. UI Non-Thesis
Arjan Meddens 2012 Ph.D. Jeffrey Hicke Post doc at UI Geography
Terri Jean Stamper 2012 M.S. Jeffrey Hicke Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Changes in Protected Areas across the Southwestern United States
Christina Rachel Brewer 2011 M.S. Hejun Kang Non-Thesis
Holly Marie Diehl 2011 M.S. John Abatzoglou Observed and Projected Climate and Hydrologic Trends in Eastern Nevada and Western Utah
Paul Eugenio Reyes Paredes 2011 M.S. Christine Moffitt GIS Tools to Assess the Risks and Benefits of Barrier Removal to Native Fish Populations in Idaho
Raechel Anne Bianchetti 2011 M.S. Karen Humes Ph.D. student, Penn State U** Classification of Mixed-Conifer Forest Stands using SPOT-5 Imagery
Stephan Joseph Gmur 2011 M.S. Karen Humes Non-Thesis
Steven Peterson 2011 Ph.D. Raymond Dezzani Oak Ridge Nat'l Lab Modeling United States Railcar Flows, 1985 - 2002 Using Bayesian Methods with Markov Random Fields
Benjamin Bright 2011 M.S. Jeffrey Hicke Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station Measuring Aboveground Carbon Stocks of a Forest Affected by a Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreak in Idaho Using Lidar and Multispectral Imagery
Christopher James Cox 2010 M.S. Von Walden Ph.D. Program, UI Atmospheric and cloud conditions over Barrow, Alaska and Eureka, Canada: Flux calculations using Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometers (AERI)
Michelle Marie Howard 2010 M.S. Karen Humes Ph.D. Program, UI An Evaluation of Modis 250m Imagery for Mapping Surface Turbidity in the Puget Sound
Brian Jay Harshburger 2010 Ph.D. Humes/Walden Founder of Aniuk Consulting, LLC Approaches for Operational Forecasting of Short-to-Medium Range Streamflow for Snowmelt Dominated Basins
Jason Trook 2009 M.S. Jeffrey Hicke Coeur d'Alene Tribe, GIS Analyst Effects of Climate Change on the Distribution of the American Pika (Ochotona princeps) in the Western United States
Richard Cecil Lovel 2009 M.S. Karen Humes Non-Thesis
Aimee M. Shipman 2009 Ph.D. Harley Johansen Latah County Planning, now in Boise The Structure of Susceptibility: A Multi-Scalar Investigation of Linkages Between Economic Development, Social Organization and HIV Susceptibility in Sub-Saharan
Arzhan B. Surazakov 2009 Ph.D. Vladimir Aizen In So. America Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Glacier Monitoring:  Glacier Variability in Central Asia (Tien Shan and Altai) During the Last 30-60 Years
Daniel R. Joswiak 2009 Ph.D. Vladimir Aizen Changes in Atmospheric Chemical Composition Determined from Ice Core Records in Southwestern Siberia During the 20th Century
Eileen Marie Perry 2009 Ph.D. Karen Humes Asst. Dir., WSU Prec. Ag: Postdoc, CSIRO, Australia Three Studies in Spatial Characterization of Crops Using Remote Sensing and Other Non-Destructive Methods for Precision Agriculture
Jennifer Lynn Rooker 2009 Ph.D. Karen Humes Asst. Prof., Texas State U. Lidar-Based Estimates of Leaf Area Index to Evaluate Coarse-Resolution, Satellite Based-Retrievals
Catherine Lyn Weaver 2008 M.S. Gundars Rudzitis Restructuring and Economic Development in a Post-Industrial City:  A Case Study of Butte, Montana
Jonathon Brent Slone 2008 M.S. Ray Dezzani Working in South Carolina Resource Selection Function Modeling of Grizzly Bears Habitat in the Selkirk and Cabinet-Yaak Ecosystems
Meghan Kathaleen Lonneker 2008 M.S. Karen Humes Idaho Dept of Lands, Geospatial Analyst Estimation and Mapping of Canopy Fuel Parameters for Mixed Conifer Forests Using Discrete Return Lidar and Multispectral Satellite Data
Yelizaveta Skryzhevska 2008 Ph.D. Harley Johansen Asst. Prof., Miami U of Ohio Regional Inequalities in Ukraine:  Causes, Consequences, and Policy Implications
Meghan Lonneker 2008 M.S. Karen Humes Mapping Canopy Fuels Characteristics with Lidar and Multispectral Data
Richard C. Lovel 2008 M.S. Karen Humes Non-Thesis
Brandon Cletus Moore 2006 M.S. Von Walden Ph.D. Program, UI Statistical Downscaling of Medium-Range Weather Forecasts Within Snowmelt Dominated Basins in the Intermountain West
Devonee Harshburger 2006 M.S. Harley Johansen Walgreens, GIS Analyst Efficacy of the Medically Underserved Area (MUA) Program to Determine Health Care Access Risk in Idaho
Joli Ann Hill 2006 M.S. Karen Humes Oregon Dept of Natural Resources Mapping Alternate Host Species for the Apple Maggot in the Yakima Canyon Riparian Zone
Troy R. Blandford 2006 M.S. Karen Humes Montana Dept of Natural Resources Seasonal and Synoptic Variations in Near-Surface Air Temperature Lapse Rates in a Mountainous Basin
Jane Xinxin Zhang 2006 Ph.D. Kang-Tsung Chang Asst. Prof., Massachussetts Effects of DEM Resolutions on the WEPP Runoff and Erosion Predictions:  A Case Study of Forest Areas in Northern Idaho
Denon S. Hildreth 2005 M.S. Karen Humes Pima County, Arizona, GIS Analyst The Analysis and Classification of Remotely Sensed Data to Provide Support for Weed Management on Rangeland in North Central Idaho
Jeffrey Richard Gossard 2005 M.S. Gundars Rudzitis High Technology Firm Location and Socioeconomic Change in King County
W. Lance Roth 2005 M.S. Von Walden Polar Field Services Validation of the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder over the Antarctic Plateau
Yao Tang 2005 M.S. Karen Humes U of North Dakota, Research Analyst Identification and Classification of Forest Tree Species Composition in Mixed Coniferous Forests of Northern Idaho Using SPOT 5 Imagery
Amy Lynn Haak 2005 Ph.D. Gundars Rudzitis Trout Unlimited An Integrated GIS and Political Ecology Approach to Conservation Geography on National Forests in Idaho
Katetegeilwe Moses Rwiza 2005 Ph.D. Harley Johansen Position in Tanzania Analysis of Physical and Social Economic Factors in Maize Production Decision-Making in Tanzania
Daniel R. Joswiak 2005 Ph.D. Vladimir Aizen Postdoc at China; just returned to US Changes in Atmospheric Chemical Composition Determined from Ice Core Records in Southwestern Siberia During the 20th Century