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

Paul Barth, Geography

Faculty and Student Focus

“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



Debbie Thomas Appointed Dean Of The College Of Geosciences

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


Texas A&M Geography research: Enormous urban growth poses huge problems

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.


O’Reilly named a 2018 Texas A&M Presidential Impact Fellow

Honor comes with $75,000 stipend to accelerate faculty teaching, research and service.


Summer Ocean Prediction Center Internship Gives Geography Grad Student Invaluable Experience

Nicole Casamassina was one of just 17 students selected nationally for the program.


Aggies At The End Of The World: Frigid Expedition Collects ‘Time Capsule’ Peat Samples

Led by Dr. Julie Loisel, these geography undergraduates’ unforgettable summer trip was actually quite cold.


Under The Tundra: Texas A&M Geographer Leading New NSF-funded Arctic Research Project

Dr. Julie Loisel will lead project funded by NSF’s MacroSystems Biology program.