Alumni


   
2016Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Jae Hyun LeeJae Hyun Lee
PhD, Fall, 2016
Chair: Goulias
Web: home page
Photo of Tim NiblettTim Niblett
PhD, Fall, 2016
Chair: Church
Photo of Su Yeon HanSu Yeon Han
PhD, Summer, 2016
TBA
Photo of Tamara ElwellTammy Elwell
PhD, Summer, 2016
Chair: Lopez-Carr
TBA
Photo of Yingjie HuYingjie Hu
PhD, Spring, 2016
Chair: Janowicz
Assistant Professor,
Department of Geography

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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Photo of Ian IrmischerIan Irmischer
PhD, Spring, 2016
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering,

United States Military Academy, West Point, New York
Photo of Andy Newkirk
Andy Newkirk
MA, Winter 2016
Chair: Couclelis
Senior Planner, City of Goleta
2015Chair:(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Fernanda Henderikx-FreitasFernanda Henderikx-Freitas
PhD Fall, 2015
Chair: Siegel
Research Assistant, Marine Science Institute

University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Olaf MenzerOlaf Menzer
Fall, 2015
Chair: McFadden
Predictive Analyst, Ingram Micro
Photo of Michael AlonzoMichael Alonzo
Summer 2015
Chair: Roberts
Postdoctoral Researcher at NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center, Maryland
Photo of Rebecca BarronRebecca Barron
Chair: Siegel
Photo of Bonnie BoundsBonnie Bounds
MA, Winter 2015
Chair: Couclelis
Photo of Jeong Hyun KimJeong Hyun Kim
MA, Summer 2015
Chair: Clarke
Senior Analyst, South Korea Ministry of National Defense
Photo of Yang LinYang Lin
Chair: King
Assistant Professor,Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland,

College Park, Maryland
Photo of Grant McKenzieGrant McKenzie
Chairs: Raubal / Janowicz
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Santa Barbara (Department of Geography)
Photo of John PotapenkoJohn Potapenko
MA, Winter 2015
Chair: Frew
Photo of K. Majid SadeghiK. Majid Sadeghi
Summer 2015
Chair: Loaiciga
Photo of Andrew ThorpeAndrew Thorpe
Spring 2015
Chair: Roberts
2014Chair:(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Eli AghassiEli Aghassi
MS, Winter 2014
Chair: Siegel
Graduate Student Researcher: UCSB Marine Science Institute
Photo of Sara BaguskasSara Baguskas
Summer 2014
Chair: Still
USDA Postdoctoral Fellow at UC-Santa Cruz, Depart. of Environmental Studies
Photo of Cheryl ChenCheryl Chen
Winter 2014
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Project Manager at Future of Fish
Photo of Elizabeth GarciaElizabeth Garcia
Fall 2014
Chair: Tague
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Washington (Department of Geography)
Photo of Shane GrigsbyShane Grigsby
Summer 2014
Chair: Roberts
Graduate Student Researcher: UCSB Earth Research Institute
Photo of Laura HarrisonLaura Harrison
Fall 2014
Chair: Michaelsen
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Santa Barbara (Department of Geography)
Photo of Brett HartmanBrett Hartman
Summer 2014
Chairs: Chadwick/Cleveland
Lecturer; Independent Consultant, California State University, Channel Islands (Environmental Resource Management); Restoration Ecology
Photo of Antonio MedranoAntonio Medrano
Fall 2014
Chair: Church
Photo of Matthew NiblettMatthew Niblett
Summer 2014
Chair: Church
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Santa Barbara (Department of Geography)
Photo of Keely RothKeely Roth
Winter 2014
Chair: Roberts
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Davis (Department of Land, Air and Water Resources)
Photo of Taylor SmithTaylor Smith
Summer 2014
Chair: Bookhagen
Photo of Ann TanAnn Tan
Spring 2014
Chair: Chadwick
Soil Conservation Technician at USDA-NRCS
2013Chair:(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Reginald ArcherReginald Archer
Summer 2013
Chair: Clarke
Adjunct Instructor at Florida International University
Photo of Rodrigo BombardiRodrigo Bombardi
Summer 2013
Chair: Carvalho
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, George Mason University (Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic & Earth Sciences)
Photo of Eliza BradleyEliza Bradley
Spring 2013
Chair: Roberts
U.S. Government Scientist, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency
Photo of Edward CollinsEdward Collins
Withdrew 2013
Chair: Roberts
Lecturer, Geography, San Jose State University
Photo of Pamela DalalPamela Dalal
Summer 2013
Chair: Goulias
Business Analyst, Big Fish Games
Photo of Kathleen Deutsch-BurgnerKathleen Deutsch-Burgner
Summer 2013
Chair: Goulias
Freelance Consultant, Owner, & Principal, Data Perspectives Consulting (Santa Barbara, CA)
Photo of Candida DewesCandida Dewes
Summer 2013
Chair: Gautier
Postdoctoral Research Assistant, University of Virginia (Department of Environmental Sciences)
Photo of Alan GlennonAlan Glennon
Winter 2013
Chair: Goodchild
Director of Arogi, Inc. -- a private geospatial technology research laboratory
Photo of Maiana HanshawMaiana Hanshaw
Winter 2013
Chairs: Bookhagen/Roberts
Photo of Thomas JensenThomas Jensen
Summer 2013
Chair: Church
Photo of Timothy KershawTimothy Kershaw
Summer 2013
Chair: Loaiciga
Photo of Amy McNallyAmy McNally
Fall 2013
Chairs: Michaelsen/Gautier
Research Associate at Hydrological Science Laboratory, NASA Goddard and UMD ESSIC.
Photo of Sam PrenticeSam Prentice
MA summer 2013
Chair: Chadwick
Photo of Bharat RastogiBharat Rastogi
Fall 2013
Chair: Still
Photo of Srinath RavulaparthySrinath Ravulaparthy
Fall 2013
Chair: Goulias
Travel Demand Modeler, Cambridge Systematics Inc. (Oakland, CA)
Photo of Matthew VitaleMatthew Vitale
MA, Winter 2013
Chair: Church
Hydrogeologist at Fuss & O'Neill.
Photo of Danqing XiaoDanqing Xiao
Summer 2013
Chair: Montello
Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of New Mexico
Photo of Yihong Yuan Yihong Yuan
Fall 2013
Chair: Raubal
Visiting Researcher (Academic Guest), Institute of Cartography and Geoinformation, ETH Zurich
2012Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Bree BelyeaBree Belyea
Summer 2012
Chairs: Still/Sweeney
Photo of Sean BenisonSean Benison
Withdrew Fall 2012
Chair: Goodchild
Photo of Micah BrachmanMicah Brachman
Fall 2012
Chair: Church
Systems Engineer at Reinventing Geospatial, Inc (RGi)
Photo of Leah BremerLeah Bremer
Summer 2012
Chair: n/a
Post-Doc/Ecologist with the Natural Capital Project (NatCap), Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Photo of Timothy ChaffeyTimothy Chaffey
2012
Chair: Siegel
Photo of Samuel CortezSamuel Cortez
2012
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Photo of Nicole-Marie CottonNicole-Marie Cotton
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Photo of Sean CrottySean Crotty
Fall 2012
Chair: n/a
Instructor, Texas Christian University (Department of Geography)
Photo of Nicholas DellaripaNicholas Dellaripa
2012
Chair: Washburn
Photo of Geoffrey FouadGeoffrey Fouad
2012
Chair: Loaiciga
Photo of Burke GreerBurke Greer
Summer 2012
Chair: Still
Working on PhD at Oregon State University with Chris Still
Photo of Indy HurtIndy Hurt
Winter 2012
Chair: Goodchild
Geodata Research Coordinator at Apple
Photo of Ick-Hoi KimIck-Hoi Kim
Summer 2012
Chair: n/a
Visiting Fellow at the National University of Singapore
Photo of Alex Messina Alex Messina
2012
Chair: Bookhagen
Photo of Mary Pyott Freeman Mary Pyott Freeman
Summer 2012
Chair: n/a
HR Manager at Cisco Systems
Photo of Dayna QuickDayna Quick
Winter 2012
Chair: Chadwick
Instructor, Life and Earth Sciences, College of Marin, Kentfield Campus
Photo of Ernest ReithErnest Reith
Fall 2012
Chair: Roberts
Deputy Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (InnoVision Directorate, Springfield, VA)
Photo of Jaime RossiterJaime Rossiter
2012
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Photo of Nate RoyalNate Royal
Winter 2012
Chair: Goodchild
Portfolio Risk Analyst at M&T Bank
Photo of Natalie SenykNatalie Senyk
2012
Chair: Siegel
Photo of Justin StolerJustin Stoler
Winter 2012
Chair: n/a
Assistant Professor, University of Miami (Department of Geography and Regional Studies)
Photo of Laurel SuterLaurel Suter
Fall 2012
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Newlywed, Currently Unemployed
Photo of Martin SwobodzinskiMartin Swobodzinski
Fall 2012
Chair: n/a
Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota (Department of Geography, Environment and Society)
Photo of Kellie UyedaKellie Uyeda
Fall 2012
Chair: Roberts
2011Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Josh BaderJosh Bader
MA, Fall 2011
Chair: Goodchild
GIS analyst, UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities
Photo of Guofeng CaoGuofeng Cao
Spring 2011
Chairs: Kyriakidis/Goodchild
Assistant Professor Department of Geosciences Texas Tech University
Photo of Kyle CavanaughKyle Cavanaugh
Fall 2011
Chair: Siegel
Assistant Professor, University of California, Los Angeles (Department of Geography)
Photo of Gargi ChaudhuriGargi Chaudhuri
Fall 2011
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor of GIScience, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
Photo of Drew Dara-AbramsDrew Dara-Abrams
Summer 2011
Chairs: Montello/Raubal
CEO, Chief Technology Officer, and co-founder of Strategic Spatial Solutions, Inc. in Berkeley, California
Photo of Kriste HensonKriste Henson
Winter 2011
Chair: Goulias
Engineer, Decision Applications Division Risk Analysis and Decision Support Systems (D-6), Los Alamos National Laboratory
Photo of Kristopher KuzeraKristopher Kuzera
Spring 2011
Chair: Getis
Visiting Faculty, Department of Geography, Clark University
Photo of Amy LernerAmy Lerner
Spring 2011
Chairs: Sweeney/Eakin
Postdoctoral Research Associate; Adjunct Faculty, Princeton University (Wilson School); Hunter College (NYC)
Photo of Shishi LiuShishi Liu
Spring 2011
Chair: Chadwick
Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Photo of Felipe MurtinhoFelipe Murtinho
Summer 2011
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Visiting Assistant Professor, Institute of Public Service, Seattle University
Photo of Seth PetersonSeth Peterson
Spring 2011
Chair: Roberts
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Edward PultarEdward Pultar
Summer 2011
Chair: Raubal
Founding Partner and GIS Engineer, Valarm (Versatile Asset Locator And Remote Monitor; www.valarm.net)
Photo of Stacy Rebich HespanhaStacy Rebich Hespanha
Summer 2011
Chair: Montello
Postdoctoral Scholar, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Michael ToomeyMichael Toomey
Fall 2011
Chair: Roberts
Imagery and Remote Sensing Analyst, Sr. at ASRC Federal
2010Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Jason DavisJason Davis
Winter 2010
Chair: Lopez-Carr
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Karl GrossnerKarl Grossner
Fall 2010
Chair: Goodchild
Digital Humanities Research Developer, Academic Computing Services, Stanford University Libraries
Photo of Yuki Hamada Yuki Hamada
Spring 2010
Chair: Stow
Remote Sensing Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory
Photo of William KuhnWilliam Kuhn
Spring 2010
Chair: Davis
Landscape Ecologist/GIS Specialist, Division of Resources Management and Science, Yosemite National Park
Photo of Ting LeiTing Lei
Fall 2010
Chair: Church
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Arizona (School of Geography and Development)
Photo of Linna LiLinna Li
Summer 2010
Chair: Goodchild
Assistant Professor at CSU, Long Beach
Photo of Michael MarshallMichael Marshall
Fall 2010
Chair: Michaelsen
Climate Change Scientist with the World Agroforestry Centre, (Nairobi, Kenya)
Photo of Michael McDanielMichael McDaniel
MA, Spring 2010
Chairs: Montello/Raubal
Systems Engineer, Sandia National Laboratories
Photo of Christopher MorenoChristopher Moreno
Winter 2010
Chair: Aitken
Adjunct Professor, San Diego City College (Department of Geography)
Photo of Francesco NencioliFrancesco Nencioli
Spring 2010
Chair: Dickey
Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Marseille, France
Photo of Thomas PingelThomas Pingel
Winter 2010
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor, Northern Illinois University (Department of Geography)
Photo of Xinyue YeXinyue Ye
Winter 2010
Chair: Rey
Assistant Professor, Center for Regional Development and School of Earth, Environment, and Society, Bowling Green State University
Photo of Seo Youn YoonSeo Youn Yoon
Fall 2010
Chair: Goulias
Associate Research Fellow, National Infrastructure Research Division Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
2009
Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Ted EckmannTed Eckmann
Summer 2009
Chair: Roberts
(PhD 2009): Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies, University of Portland
Photo of Jordan HastingsJordan Hastings
Summer 2009
Chair: Goodchild
Lecturer, Spatial Sciences Institute, University of Southern California; and Chief Cartographer & GIS Manager, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, University of Nevada, Reno
Photo of Nina KilhamNina Kilham
Summer 2009
Chair: Chadwick
Research Fellow, Department of Geography and Global Studies, Sonoma State University
Photo of Anna Carla LopezAnna Carla Lopez
Summer 2009
Chair: Weeks
Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Geography, San Diego State University
Photo of Meredith MarshMeredith Marsh
Fall 2009
Chair: Sweeney
Assistant Professor of Geography, Lindenwood University
Photo of Mary NishimotoMary Nishimoto
Winter 2009
Chair: Washburn
Staff Research Associate, University of California, Santa Barbara Marine Science Institute
Photo of Ryan PerroyRyan Perroy
Summer 2009
Chair: Chadwick
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, U. of Wisconsin
Photo of Michael RobinsonMichael Robinson
Winter 2009
Chair: Siegel
Instructor of Geography, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Santa Barbara City College
Photo of Matthew ThomasMatthew Thomas
Fall 2009
Chair: Gautier
Project Chief Engineer, Raytheon Vision Systems, Goleta, CA
Photo of Park WilliamsPark Williams
Summer 2009
Chair: Still
Assistant Research Professor, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
2008Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Maurizio AntoninettiMaurizio Antoninetti
Summer 2008
Chair: Ford
Assistant Professor, School of Public Affairs, San Diego State University
Photo of John BallantineJohn Ballantine
Summer 2008
Chair: Dunne
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, Univ. of Connecticut
Photo of Shaunna Burbidge Shaunna Burbidge
Spring 2008
Chair: Goulias
Research Assistant Professor, Departments of City & Metropolitan Planning and Health Promotion & Education, University of Utah
Photo of Lodevicus ClaessensLodevicus Claessens
Winter 2008
Chair: Tague
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, University of Delaware<
Photo of Julie DillemuthJulie Dillemuth
Fall 2008
Chairs: Clarke / Montello
Center for Nanotechnology in Science Education Director, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Debbie FugateDebbie Fugate
Spring 2008
Chair: Weeks
Adjunct Professor of Geography, Dept. of Geography, San Diego State University
Photo of Kathryn GraceKathryn Grace
Summer 2008
Chair: Sweeney
Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany
Photo of Qingfeng GuanQingfeng Guan
Spring 2008
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor, School of Natural Resources, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln
Photo of Jeff HowarthJeff Howarth
Summer 2008
Chair: Couclelis
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, Middlebury College
Photo of Carl LegleiterCarl Legleiter
Fall 2008
Chair: Dunne
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography, University of Wyoming
Photo of Arika Ligmann-ZielinskaArika Ligmann-Zielinska
Winter 2008
Chair: Jankowski
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Science and Policy Program, Michigan State University
Photo of Andrea NuernbergerAndrea Nuernberger
Summer 2008
Chair: Golledge
Postdoctoral Scholar, Dept. of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Philipp SchneiderPhilipp Schneider
Summer 2008
Chair: Roberts
Research Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
2007
Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Douglas FischerDouglas Fischer
Winter 2007
Chair: Still
Project Scientist at Arcadis, a multinational consulting, designing, and environmental consulting firm
Photo of John GalloJohn Gallo
Winter 2007
Chair: Goodchild
Landscape Ecologist, California/Nevada Office of the Wilderness Society
Photo of Kirk GoldsberryKirk Goldsberry
Summer 2007
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor of Geography, Michigan State University
Photo of Kerry HalliganKerry Halligan
Summer 2007
Chair: Roberts
Senior Scientist with Sanborn Map Company
Photo of Erin MiddletonErin Middleton
Spring 2007
Chair: Sweeney
Was Postdoctoral Researcher, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; now "staying home, looking after the three monsters (way more stressful than working)"
Photo of Jeffrey OnstedJeffrey Onsted
Summer 2007
Chair: Clarke
Assistant Professor, Departments of Earth and Environment and Global Sociocultural Studies Florida International University
Photo of James RumbleyJames Rumbley
MA, Fall 2007
Chair: Montello
Code Enforcement Officer, Creeks Division of the City of Santa Barbara
Photo of Benjamin TurnerBenjamin Turner
MA, Fall 2007
chair: Montello
California State Assembly Aide
Photo of Tong ZhangTong Zhang
Fall 2007
Chair: Tsou
Transportation Research Center, State Key Laboratory of Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping, and Remote Sensing, Wuhan University, China
2006Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Sarah BattersbySarah Battersby
Spring 2006
Chairs: Golledge / Montello
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of South Carolina
Photo of James CraineJames Craine
Summer 2006
Chair: Aitkin
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, California State University, Northridge
Photo of Mark JanikasMark Janikas
Fall 2006
Chair: Rey
Research Scientist, Environmental Systems Research Institute
Photo of Brenda KayzarBrenda Kayzar
Fall 2006
Chair: Couclelis
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Minnesota
Photo of David LulkaDavid Lulka
Winter 2006
Chair: Aitkin
Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography, San Diego City College
Photo of Richard Middleton
Winter 2006
Richard Middleton
Winter 2006
Chair: Church
Research Scientist, Earth and Environmental Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Photo of Izaya NumataIzaya Numata
Spring 2006
Chair: Roberts
Postdoctoral Fellow, Geographic Information Science Center of Excellence, South Dakota State University
Photo of Rebecca PowellRebecca Powell
Winter 2006
Chair: Roberts
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of Denver
Photo of John RyanJohn Ryan
Spring 2006
Chair: Jankowski
Associate Professor of Geography and Geographical Information Science, University of San Diego
Photo of Eun-Hye YooEun-Hye Yoo
Fall 2006
Chair: Kyriakidis
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, The State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo
Photo of Jianyu ZhouJianyu Zhou
Summer 2006
Chair: Golledge
Researcher, J2 Global Communication Inc.
2005Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Noah GoldsteinNoah Goldstein
Fall 2005
Chair: Clarke
Research Director at Navigant Research.
Photo of Matt RiceMatt Rice
PhD. 2005
Chair: Goodchild
Associate Professor, Department of Geography and GeoInformation Science, George Mason University
2004
Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Christine McMichaelChristine McMichael
Spring 2004
Chair: Hope
Associate Professor of Geography in the School of Public Affairs, as well as the Coordinator for our Regional Analysis and Public Policy Program, Morehead State University


2000


Chair(s)


Current Occupation
Photo of Peter AlagonaPeter Alagona
MA, 2000
Chair: n/a
Assistant Professor of History and Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
Photo of Scott BellScott Bell Fall 2000
Chair: Golledge
Professor, Geography and Planning; Director, The Spatial Initiative; University of Saskatchewan
1999Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Tom CovaTom Cova
1999
Chair: n/a
Professor, Geography Department, University of Utah
Photo of Paul SuttonPaul Sutton
Summer 1999
Chair: Roberts
Professor, Department of Geography and the Environment, University of Denver
1998Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Dylan ParentiDylan Parenti
Spring 1998
Chair: n/a
IT Director, Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara
1988Chair(s)Current Occupation
Photo of Janet FranklinJanet Franklin
Fall 1988
Chair: Simonett
Professor in Arizona State University’s School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning