Human Geography

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Key themes of work in this research cluster include a continuing interest in international and community development, environmental management, future studies, geopolitics, health and well-being, spatial data science, regional development, regional analytics, tourism, transport, urban studies, sustainable urban development, urban planning, and bicultural planning. 


Current or recent fieldwork in human geography has taken place in Antarctica, the Arctic, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, New Zealand, China, Indonesia, Kenya, the Tibetan plateau, Vietnam and  Zambia.  


Methods used in our research include qualitative methods: content and discourse analysis, interview and focus group work, co-creation and participatory action research (PAR) methods, workshops as well as a variety of quantitative methods; for example, spatial analysis and spatial modelling. 

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Ann Brower

Associate Professor
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 317
Internal Phone: 93027

Malcolm Campbell

Associate Professor
Human Geography
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 309
Internal Phone: 94181

David Conradson

Academic Dean of Science
Associate Professor of Human Geography
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 115
Internal Phone: 94103

Rita Dionisio

Human Geography
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 311
Internal Phone: 95993

Kelly Dombroski

Senior Lecturer
Human Geography
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 313
Internal Phone: 94101

Simon Kingham

Human Geography,Chief Science Advisor, MoT
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 308
Internal Phone: 94064

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