Faculty Research Interests

Thomas Albright
Interests:  conservation biogeography; ecoclimatology; landscape ecology and remote sensing.

Scott Bassett
Interests:  environmental planning, GIS, conservation biology, integrative modeling.

Kate Berry
Interests: water resources; Native American and ethnic geography; law and public policy.

Franco Biondi
Interests: climate-forest interactions, surface landscape processes, quantitative methods, dendrochronology.

Douglas Boyle
Interests:  surface water hydrology; snow hydrology; integrated modeling.

Chris Garner
Interests: integrated modeling, water markets, surface water hydrology, stream temperatuer modeling

Jill Heaton
Interests: GIS, desert ecology, spatial modeling; herpetology.


Stephanie McAfee
Interests: applied climatology, downscaling, high-latitude climate

Scott Mensing
Interests: biogeography; quaternary studies; geographic information systems.

Rohit Patil
Interests: GIS, remote sensing

Paul Starrs
Interests: natural resources; cultural geography; cartography and graphic representation; Nevada and the American West.

Scotty Strachan
Interests: Dendrochronology, Great Basin Water Supply, Climate-Forest Interactions, Geographic Information Science, Environmental Monitoring .