Teaching Experience

I have over eight years of teaching experience as the instructor of various GIS courses at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL).

  • Spring/Fall, 2015-2021, GEOG 401/502 Geographic Information Systems, SIUC

  • Fall, 2015-2020, GEOG 420/520 Advanced GIS Studies, SIUC

  • Spring, 2016-2021, GEOG 417/517 GIS Programming (Python), SIUC

  • Spring, 2016-2020, GEOG 501 Geography & Environmental Research Seminar, SIUC

  • Spring, 2013-2015, GEOG 422/822 Advanced Techniques in GIS, UNL

  • Fall, 2014-2015, GEOG 996 Non-thesis Research, UNL

  • Fall, 2013-2014, GEOG 412/812 Introduction to GIS, UNL

I am serving as the faculty adviser for the SIUC GIS Club, a registered student organization. Since my term as its adviser, the students in our club have successfully completed three funded projects for the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, Friends of Shawnee National Forest, and the SIUC Sustainability Council.

Examples of undergraduate student projects funded by grants