Open Position

Assistant Professor: Urban and Environmental Health Geographer

The Department of Geography at San Diego State University (SDSU) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in the areas of urban and environmental health.

SDSU Geography Environment, Society, and Technology

What Can Geography Do for You?

A degree in Geography (Environment, Society, and Technology) provides you with the education and skills to pursue a wide range of career options. Our students work in diverse fields such as fire ecology, remote sensing, GIS, watershed management, wildlife habitat, energy planning, food security, marketing, and social justice. Whether we utilize advanced geospatial technologies or work ‘on the ground’ to understand and help communities, geographers strive to solve pressing societal and environmental problems.

The Department of Geography is committed to fostering an environment of inclusion that values, honors, and respects all members of our University community. We are a community diverse in race, ethnicity, language, culture, social class, national origin, religious and political belief, age, ability, gender, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation. Learn more about the department’s diversity initiatives.


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Understanding Human Mobility
and Urban Dynamics with
Big Geospatial Data Analytics

Chanwoo Jin
Dissertation Presentation

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Grafton and Rowlett Receive
Student Awards at APCG 2022

October 19
Joassart-Marcelli Lead Researcher
for USDA Food Grant

April 2021 Geography Newsletter

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Are Deep Learning Models up to the
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in Semi-Arid Watersheds?

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