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The Department of Geography at San Diego State has quite a large program. The average enrollment is roughly 115 undergraduates, 55 master's and 22 doctoral students.

Student Representatives

The student reps attend the Faculty Meetings and are the official advocates of the students. Current and prospective students should contact the student representatives with any questions or comments regarding the respective programs, department policies, and general information regarding student life.

Ph.D. Rep

Kellie Uyeda
Office: SH 303D

Masters Rep

Kristine Taniguchi
Office: SH 309D

Undergraduate Reps

Jane Westfall
Thomas Strand

Student Liaisons

Student liaisons represent students in various faculty committee and staff meetings. Others organize departmental events or assist faculty in preparing/teaching lab sessions. Comments, questions, and/or ideas regarding department publicity, computing, workshops, and/or research opportunities should be directed to the appropriate Liaison.

Publicity Rep/Colloquium Rep.

Jared Van Ramshorst
Office: ST 304A

Research/Funding Peer

Liz Kennedy

Computing Liaison

Dara Seidl
Office: SH 309A

Lead TA

Zia Salim
Office: SH 311D

Lead 101 TA

Curtis Battle
Office: SH 306D

Student Info

Guides to completing Graduate Degrees

Joint Doctoral Program Handbook

Guide to Completing the Master's Program

Dissertation and Thesis Publication Manual

Student Listing

The statements found on this page/site are for informational purposes only. While every effort is made to ensure that this information is up to date and accurate, official information can be found in the university publications.