Paul Barth

“All of the high impact learning experiences at Texas A&M helped me get my dream job.”

Paul Barth, Geography

Faculty and Student Focus


Aaron Lira

Geography graduate student Aaron Lira was awarded a Glasscock Research Fellowship, which will support his graduate research focused on Oregon farmers and water.

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Wendy Jepson

Wendy Jepson

Geography professor Dr. Wendy Jepson is leading the NSF-funded international, interdisciplinary Water Insecurity Research Network.

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Dan Goldberg

Led by Dr. Dan Goldberg, this award-winning, interdisciplinary GIS team added helpful accessibility features to the official campus map.

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“Geographic information science and technology (GIST) is one of the cornerstones of modern data-driven applications, modeling and decision-making. The GIS job market is booming. In science and technology fields, GIS skills give Aggies a leg-up on the competition.

Dr. Dan Goldberg, Associate Professor in Geography



Dr. Oliver Frauenfeld led a study abroad field trip in March 2019 to the Texas A&M Soltis Center as part of a capstone course.


Dr. George Allen and Dr. Inci Güneralp will lead PESCA-supported research projects.


Read about Dr. Debbie Thomas’ vision for the future of the College of Geosciences.


All prospective students and families are welcome at this campus-wide event.


“Her scholarship is recognized globally in areas of particular strength and importance” for Texas A&M, says provost.


A study co-led by Dr. Burak Güneralp predicts over 70,000 square miles of natural habitat could be lost to urban expansion between 2000 and 2030.