People

Department Leadership

David Rain

David Rain

Department Chair

Associate Professor 
Office Hours: 
Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 AM
and by appointment

Declan Cullen

Declan Cullen

Director of Undergraduate Advising

Assistant Professor
Office Hours: 

[On Leave Spring 2022]

Brendan Hurley

Brendan Hurley

Director of GIS Certificate

Assistant Professor
Office Hours: 
Tuesday 12:00 - 2:00 PM                            Wednesday 2:00 - 5:00 PM       
and by appointment

Melissa Keeley

Melissa Keeley

Director of Environmental Studies Program

Director of Enviromental and Sustainability Science

Associate Professor
Office Hours:                                        
Virtual Tuesday 1:00 - 3:00 PM
and by appointment

Marie Price

Marie Price

Director of Graduate Studies

Professor of Geography and International Affairs

Office Hours:                                        
In person:
Monday 2:30-4:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 - 11:00 AM

Virtual Office hours
Tuesday 4:00 - 5:00 PM and by appointment
https://gwu-edu.zoom.us/j/7292454488

 

 

 


Core Faculty

Ginger Allington

Ginger Allington

Environmental Studies Advisor

Assistant Professor

Office Hours: 

Mona Atia

Mona Atia

Associate Professor

Office Hours:
Tuesday 2:00 - 3:00 PM
by appointment

Elizabeth Chacko

Elizabeth Chacko

Associate Provost for Special Programs & the Mount Vernon Academic Experience 

Professor of Geography & International Affairs

Ryan Engstrom

Ryan Engstrom

Director of Data Science

Associate Professor

Office Hours:
Wednesday  2:00PM – 4:00PM
and by appointment

Moses Kansanga

Moses Kansanga

Assistant Professor of Geography and International Affairs 

Office Hours:
GEOG 3195/6293 Friday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
GEOG 1003 Tuesday 2:30 - 4:30 PM and by appointment
Virtual Office hours via Webex
https://gwu.webex.com/meet/mkansanga

 

Aman Luthra

Aman Luthra

Assistant Professor

Office Hours:
Tuesday 3:00 - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 3:00 - 4:00 PM  Thursdays 10:00 - 11:00 AM
and by appointment

 

 

Michael Mann

Michael Mann

Associate Professor

Office Hours: 
By appointment via Webex

 

Nikolay Shiklomanov

Nikolay Shiklomanov

Professor of Geography
Office Hours: 
Monday 1:00 - 4:00PM
Tuesday 10:30 AM -12:30 PM
Thursday by appointment

 

Dima Streletskiy

Dmitry Streletskiy

Associate Professor

Enviromental and Sustainability Science Advisor
Office Hours: 
Wednesday 3:00 - 5:00 PM
and by appointment

 

 

 

 


Adjunct Faculty 

Sophia Fisher

Sophia Fisher

Office hours:
Tuesday 6:00 - 7:00 PM
and by appointment

Richard Hinton

Richard Hinton

Spatial Analysis Lab Manager

Office Hours: 
Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 2:00 - 4:00 PM
and by appointment

 

Anthony Licari

Anthony Licari

Office hours:
Tuesday 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Thursday5:00 - 6:00 PM 
and by appointment

Liliana Monk

Liliana Monk

Office hours:
Virtual: Tuesday 4:00 - 5:00 PM and by appointment

Kelsey Nyland

Kelsey Nyland

Office hours:
Monday 1:00 - 2:00 PM
and by appointment

Dan Squire

Dan Squire

Office Hours:
Before and after class and by appointment

 

 

 

 


Graduate Students

 

London Acree
MS Student, Class of 2023

Claire Cantrell
MS Student, Class of 2023

Sonia Clemens
MS Student, Class 2022

George Doumit
MS Student, Class of 2023

Sara Fatimah
MS Student, Class of 2023

Matthew Goldberg
MS Student, Class of 2023

Alex Hall
MS Student, Class of 2023

Brooke Iacone
MS Student, Class of 2022

 

Jonathan Kvilhaug
MS Student, Class of 2022

Katherine Landers
MS Student, Class of 2023

Katy Mayo
MS Student, Class of 2023

David McCrea
MS Student, Class of 2023

Alexander McDonald
MS Student, Class of 2023

Gabrielle Moreau
MS Student, Class of 2023

Arina Morozova
MS Student, Class of 2022

Ivana Mowry-Mora
MS Student, Class of 2023

 

Mia Murray
MS Student, Class of 2022

Ortega-Tapia, Esperanza
MS Student, Class of 2023

Maxwell Owusu
MS Student, Class of 2023

Fox Pfund Pulliam
MS Student, Class of 2023

Matthew Sosa
MS Student, Class of 2022

Rachel Spiegel
MS Student, Class of 2023

Caroline Van Hook
MS Student, Class of 2023

Roman Velazquez 
MS Student, Class of 2022

 


Undergraduate Advisors

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