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Our Master's Graduates

StudentGraduation DateThesis/Project TitleWhat career began after graduation?Who was the first employer after graduation?faculty advisor
William Brewer2017Assessing Drought-Induced Change in a Piñon-Juniper Woodland with Landsat: A Multiple Endmember Spectral Mixture Analysis ApproachPh.D. StudentSDSU-UCSB Joint Doctoral Program in GeographyLippitt, Caitlin L.
Susanna Diller2017Fountains in the urban landscapegeospatial analystUNM Earth Data Analysis CenterLane, K. Maria D.
Aaron Russell2017Social Perceptions of Solar Power: Using Q-Methodology to Explore the Evolution of Solar Energy Conversations in the San Luis Valley of Southern ColoradoPh.D. StudentCollege of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of DelawareDuvall, Chris S.
Sagert Sheets2017Plan II professional projectgeospatial analystDuvall, Chris S.
Jordan Stone2017Forests on the Edge of Nature: Restoration and Concepts of Nature in Northern New Mexicoenvironmental managementBenson, Melinda H.
Pankaj Bajracharya2016Predicting Land Use Change in Albuquerque, NM using SLEUTHPh.D. StudentDepartment of Geography, UNC-GreensboroLippitt, Christopher D.
Tina Faris2016Framework for Assessing Integrated Water Resources Management in Latin America: Case Studies of Buenos Aires and São Pauloenvironmental managementKansas Dept of Health and Environment: Bureau of AirLane, K. Maria D.
Marshall Grebe2016Project: Designing a Broadband Radio Transmission System for Time-sensitive Remote Sensinggeospatial analystAlbuquerque Water AuthorityLippitt, Christopher D.
Alissa Healy2016Comparing Remote Sensing Models Ability to Accurately Identify Prehistoric Agricultural Fields in New MexicoarcheologistNorth Wind GroupLippitt, Christopher D. & Lane, K. Maria D.
Bryce Locket2016Project: Economic analysis of a proposed ‘Acequia Park”geospatial analystSandia National LaboratoryLippitt, Christopher D.
Andrew Loerch2016Modeling the timeliness of airborne remote sensing dataPh.D. StudentSDSU/UCSB Joint Doctoral Program in GeographyLippitt, Christopher D.
Erinn Manning2016Plan II professional projectcartographerU.S. Forest ServiceFreundschuh, Scott
Greg Maynard2016GIS modeling for road maintenance priority planninggeospatial analystBohannon HustonLane, K. Maria D.
Kilko Paz2016Plan II professional projectLippitt, Christopher D.
Nicholas Thompson2016Land Cover Change During a Transition in Land Management at Valles Caldera 1989-2013geospatial analystIsletta PuebloLippitt, Christopher D.
Peter Callahan2015Energy resource managementLane, K. Maria D.
Veronica Chavez2015Community development in New Mexicogeospatial analystNew Mexico Office of the State EngineerLane, K. Maria D.
Willard Hunter2015Examining a Natural Experiment: U.S. House Redistricting in Texas Preceding the 2002 and 2004 U.S. House Elections based on the 2000 Federal CensusLippitt, Christopher D.
Bryan Kinworthy2015New Mexico Rock Glacier Inventory: Analysis of Geomorphology and PaleogeographyPh.D. StudentDepartment of Geography, University of CalgaryDuvall, Chris S.
Roberto Valdez2015A Case Study in Toponomy: Sampling and Classifying a Tri-Lingual Place Name Inventory Found in North-Central New Mexico instructorNorthern New Mexico UniversityDuvall, Chris S.
Su Zhang2015Assessing the utility of nighttime light satellite imagery for adjusting cost estimate by project locationgeospatial analyst/research engineerUNM Earth Data Analysis CenterLippitt, Christopher D.
Crystiana Baca-Bosiljevic2014Connecting People and Place: Farmers, Resilience, and the Future of Smallholder Farms in Albuquerqueenvironmental managementBenson, Melinda H.
Saundra Daras2014Crime and Immigration In Albuquerque, NM: Real Or Misperception?IT specialistNetwork CoverageLippitt, Christopher D.
Sarah Haft2014Blue carbon conservation analysis for mangrove forests in Madagascarenvironmental managementLane, K. Maria D.
Maureen Meyer2014Since I Know Myself: A Cultural Examination of Medicinal Plant Use in the Commonwealth of Dominica, Fulbright ScholarCamerounDuvall, Chris S.
Imogen Ainsworth2013Benson, Melinda H.
Michael Camponovo2013Assessing Uncertainty in Volunteered Geographic Information for Emergency Response,geospatial analystgeospatial scientist department of geography at the University of Tennessee KnoxvilleFreundschuh, Scott
Eric Cox2013The Effect of Airport Delays on the Evolution of the U.S. Air Travel NetworkHadjilambrinos, Constantine
Stephen  Griego2013Restraurant regions : an ecological community based model of restaurant chain distribution in the United StatesPh.D. StudentDepartment of Communication and Journalism, UNMDuvall, Chris S.
Mark Lawler2013Non-Federal/Federal Collaborators in Endangered Species Driven River Restoration: How Risk and Incentive Mobilize Institutional Supply in the Middle Rio Grande Endangered Species Collaborative Programenvironmental managementBenson, Melinda H.
Kris Lindgren2013Plan II professional projectgeospatial analystNew Mexico mining industryDuvall, Chris S.
Erin Marchand2013The Effect of Geography and Personal Experience on Attitudes and Perceptions of the Mexican Gray Wolf ReintroductionBenson, Melinda H.
Martin Martinez2013Matthews, Olen Paul
William Maxwell2013To Thrive, Work, and Live: Progress toward and Challenges to Sustainability on the Frei Gondim Settlement, Pernambuco, BrazilPh.D. StudentDepartment of Geography, UNC-Chapel HillDuvall, Chris S.
Autumn Carr2012Plan II professional project: Mock intelligence assessment of Iranintelligence analystU.S. Department of DefenseDuvall, Chris S.
George Keyes2012Historical GIS of Civil War campaigns in New MexicooptometristLane, K. Maria D.
Sarrah Kubinec2012Plan II professional projectenvironmental managementBuffalo Niagara WaterkeeperBenson, Melinda H.
Choongman Oh2012geospatial analystESRI-KoreaZandbergen, Paul
Knutt Peterson2012Remediation of Sand Dune Blowouts Along Pipeline Right of Ways.,environmental managementBureau of Land ManagementMatthews, Olen Paul
Matthew Gagnon2011The Valles Caldera: Recreationists' Perspectives on Access and Managementenvironmental managementBenson, Melinda H.
Katherine Lenzer2011Characterizing the Local Food Environment in Albuquerque, New Mexico: A Dual Perspective of Retailer and Consumerhealth policy analystRobert Wood Johnson Center for Health Policy Research, UNMDuvall, Chris S.
Steve P. Linger2011Spatial-temporal neighborhood-scale urban water demand estimationZandbergen, Paul
Destiny Mitchell2011Determining Historic Ethnic Changes in Sierra County and New Mexico 1870-2000Zandbergen, Paul
Peggy Allison (now Deaton)2010Cartographic construction of the Mt. Taylor Traditional Cultural Propertygeospatial analystU.S. National Park ServiceLane, K. Maria D.
Natalie Heberling2010Prehistoric Roads of New Mexico: A Synthesis of GIS and Remote Sensing Techniques, geospatial analystZandbergen, Paul
Drew Ignizio2010Suitability modeling and the location of utility-scale solar power plants in the southwestern United States, geospatial analystU.S. Geological SurveyZandbergen, Paul
Lisa Arnold2009Positional accuracy of the Wide Area Augmentation Systemgeospatial analystZandbergen, Paul
Calvin Tribby2009Assessing the effects of new public transportation routes : an equity analysis on the changing accessibility of Albuquerque, New Mexico,Ph.D. StudentDepartment of Geography, University of UtahZandbergen, Paul
Kathleen Hawkos2008Cooperative roles of geographic information science in identifying boundary uncertainty : a case study in The Bureau of Land Management's Manzano Wilderness Study AreaMatthews, Olen Paul
Cody Wiley2008Eagle Vision: New Directions in K-12 GISinstructor/lab technicianUniversity of New MexicoMatthews, Olen Paul

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