Alumni Positions

Geography graduates from San Diego State University have a wide variety of professions. This is only natural given the wide diversity of emphases offered by the department. To find out more about our alumni, please visit the Alumni page.

Positions

  • Kurt Baron. Atkins North America, Senior GIS Analyst II.
  • Vince Bertoni. City of Los Angeles, Director of Planning.
  • Ryan Burns. University of Calgary, Assistant Professor of Geography.
  • Yi-Ting Chuang. , GIS Data Analyst.
  • James Craine. Cal State Northridge, Professor.
  • Philip Elder. , Automation Engineer.
  • Timothy Evans. Student Conservation Association, Conservation Program Coordinator.
  • Debbie Fugate. United States Geological Survey, Deputy Director, National Geospatial Program.
  • Denise Goerisch. Grand Valley State University, Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies.
  • Rebecca Grover. San Diego Association of Governments, GIS Analyst.
  • Jeremy Hamm. , Software Developer.
  • Lesley Handa. , Ornithologist.
  • Laurel Hanscom. Global Footprint Network, Program Director and Research Scientist.
  • David Hansen. East Bay Municipal Utility District, Hydrographer 3.
  • Mary C. Henry. Miami University, Associate Professor of Geography.
  • Jessie Hong. University of West Georgia, Associate Professor.
  • Sarah Hudson (Hinton). San Diego Unified School District, Demographer.
  • Elias Issa. San Diego Airport Authority, Senior Engineering Technician.
  • Eric Johnston. Baldwin & Sons, Senior Project Manager.
  • Andrew Kerr. Masego Inc., Senior Data Scientist.
  • Ick-Hoi Kim. , Research Fellow.
  • Chung-Rui (Ray) Lee. Academia Sinica, Research Assistant (Academic Professional).
  • Christopher Lippitt. University of New Mexico, Assoc. Professor of Geography and Env Studies.
  • Chris Lukinbeal. University of Arizona, Associate Professor.
  • Jennifer Mason. Penn State University, Ph.D. Student.
  • Colin Mattison. Pitney Bowes, Presales Engineer.
  • Christopher Moreno. Cultural Geographics Consulting, Co-Owner and Ethnography Program Manager.
  • Frank Mowery. , Mapping Specialist I.
  • Cleo Neculae. State of Washington, Stormwater Grants Program Manager.
  • David Palomino. County of San Diego, Administrative Analysts III.
  • Stuart Phinn. The University of Queensland, Earth Observation Australia, Professor of Geography.
  • Audrey Porcella. San Diego Association of Governments, Regional Planner.
  • Jeff Rose. University of Utah, Asst. Professor of Parks, Recreation, Tourism.
  • Kelly Salamone. , Sr. Animal Trainer.
  • Lauren Seaby. Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), Post Doc.
  • Thomas Sumstine. , Ecological Restoration and Monitoring Intern.
  • Martin Swobodzinski. Portland State University, Assistant Professor of Geography.
  • John Urata. , Staff Data Scientist.
  • Ninghua Wang. , Chief Scientist.
  • Jiue-An (Jay) Yang. University of California, San Diego, Postdoctoral Research Scientist.