Faculty

Stephen Aldrich,  Assistant  Professor of Geography
Environmental Science, GIS

Susan Berta,  Associate Professor of Geography
Remote Sensing, Geomorphology

Gregory Bierly,  Professor of Geography
Climatology, Physical Geography

Sandra Brake, Professor of Geology
Environmental Geology, Geochemistry, Geobiology,
Mineralogy, Igneous Petrology, Mineral Deposits

Kathleen Heath,  Associate Professor of Anthropology
Evolutionary Ecology, Mating and Parenting Strategies, Life History,
Collective Action  

Jennifer C. Latimer,  Associate Professor of Geology
Sediment Geochemistry, Oceanography, Paleoceanography, Environmental Geochemistry, Biogeochemistry, Medical Geology

Nancy Obermeyer,  Associate Professor of Geography
GIS, Urban Geography, Cultural Geography

Mohamed Elyassini,  Associate Professor of Geography
Global Studies, Human Geography

Shawn PhillipsAssociate Professor of Anthropology
Biological Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology, Bioarchaeology, Health and Disease

Steven Pontius, Professor of Geography
Cultural, Economic Development, Communications, Tropical Africa, Southeast Asia

Anthony Rathburn,  Professor of Geology
Oceanography, Paleoceanography, Marine Ecology, Paleoclimatology, Paleontology, Biogeochemistry, Geobiology

James Speer,  Professor of Geography and Geology
Dendrochronology,
Biogeography, Quaternary Ecology, Soils

C. Russell Stafford,  Chairperson & Professor of Anthropology
Archaeology, Geoarchaeology, Hunter Gatherers, GIS,
Midwest Prehistory

Jeffery Stone,  Assistant Professor of Environmental Geosciences
Paleoecology, Limnology, Diatoms

Qihao Weng,   Professor of Geography
Remote Sensing, GIS, Environmental Modeling


Research & adjunct faculty

Prodip Dutta,  Emeritus Professor of Geology
Sedimentary Petrology, Sandstone Petrology, Stratigraphy, Petroleum Geology, Geophysics

Jay Gatrell, Affiliated Faculty
Economic Geography, Public Policy

Mark Green, Affiliate Faculty, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Remote Sensing, GIS, Geoarchaeology, Jordan, Greece

Karla Hansen-Speer, Affiliate Faculty
Paleoethnobotany, Archaeology, Hohokam

 


Office STAFF

Brenda Lower, Administrative Assistant
Email: 
brenda.lower@indstate.edu
Tel:  (812) 237-2259

Suzanne Walters, Student Services Assistant
Email:  susanne.walters@indstate.edu
Tel:  (812) 237-2289