Job Postings

Spatial Sciences Institute... University of Southern California
Assistant/Associate Professor in... The Ohio State University
Assistant/Associate Professor,... James Madison University
Assistant Professor, Geographic... The University of Iowa
Assistant Professor (Multiple... University of Central Florida
Assistant Professor, Geographic... University of Maryland, Baltimore County

UCGIS Awards

Richard Church
2014 Research
Timothy Nyerges
2014 Service
2014 Service
2013 Education


Gregory Elmes, professor of Geography at West Virginia and former UCGIS President, talks with Directions Magazine about the evolving role of geospatial analyses to understand criminal activity. 

Call for Presentations:
Special GIScience Research Sessions
Esri International Users Conference
20-24 July, 2015
San Diego, California
Esri invites you to present a peer-reviewed paper in a series of special joint GIScience Research Sessions for the 2015 Esri International Users...

18th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science: “Geographic information Science as an enabler of smarter cities and communities

9-12 June 2015

Lisboa, Portugal



Jerry Dobson, President of the American Geographical Society (AGS), UCGIS Fellow, and Professor of Geography at the University of Kansas, writes about the persistent mis-match between demand for geographers and their skills, and the public perception of what geography is and what geographers do. See his recent AGS article here