Geography & Environmental Studies

MSC 01 1110
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Bandelier West & East

Phone: (505)277-5041
Fax: (505)277-3614


Recent Graduates

Peter Callanhan

Focus: Renewable Energy, Natural Resource Management, Human-Environmental Interaction

Willard Hunter

Focus: Political GIS

Brian Kinworthy

Focus: Physical Geography, Glacier&Periglacial Geomorphology, Urban Geography, Climatology

Choongman Oh

Focus: GIS Interests: Evacuation Planning for Natural Disaster Events, especially wildfire in Los Alamos county

Eric Cox

Focus: GIS Interests: GIS Development, Airline Networks, Spatial Wildlife Ecological Management, and Remote Sensing

Erin Marchand

Focus: Natural Resource Management Interests: Environmental Management, specifically in reference to animal and resource management; Human and Environmental Interactions 

Will Brewer 

Track: GIScience

Undergrad degree: BS Geography, Texas Tech University

Academic Interests: Climate Change Induced Vegetation Changes, Remote Sensing, GIS 

Tina Faris 

Track: Environmental Studies

Undergrad degree: BA International Studies; BA English, UNM

Academic Interests: Natural and Cultural Resource Management, Feminist Geography, Environmental Justice, Field Biology, Human-Environmental Geography, Water Management, Latin America



Alissa Healy 


Undergrad degree: BA Anthropology, Northern Arizona University

Academic Interests: Human-Environment Interactions, Water Resources, Historic Prehistoric Cultures

Andrew Loerch 

Track: GIScience

Undergrad degree: BS Geography, BA German, UNM 

Academic Interests: Remote Sensing Technologies, Environmental Change

Erinn Manning

Track: GIScience

Undergrad degree:BS Geography& Environmental Studies, UNM

Academic Interests: Cartography, Camping&Hiking, Gardening

Kilko Paz Rivera


Undergrad degree:BS Computer Sciences, Valley University, Bolivia

Academic Interests:Remote Sensing, Web Mapping, GIS, Web Development & Design, Database Management & Design, GIS Programming, and Project Management.