The students I’ve advised have written papers, received grants, travelled internationally, and won awards.

Sol Wuensch, MA Geography 2008, GIS-analyst with Craven County, NC

  • NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship
  • SEDAAG Merle C. Prunty Award
  • SEDAAG Student Honors Award finalist
  • Published in North Carolina Geographer and Southeastern Geographer


Dr. Ahmed Salahuddin, PhD Coastal Resources Management 2008, IRS

  • GEWEX International Student Travel Grant
  • SEDAAG Student Honors Award Finalist
  • Published in Global Environmental Change (x2), Journal of Hydrometeorology, Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, and the Open Atmospheric Science Journal


Dr. Teddy Allen, MA Geography 2009, International Research Institute for Climate and Society postoc

  • NASA/GEST Graduate Student Summer Program in Earth Sciences
  • UN Food and Agriculture Organization internship in Rome
  • CUAHSI Northeast Consortium for Hydrologic Synthesis Summer Institute in New York
  • SEDAAG Student Honors Award Finalist
  • Published in Annals of the Association of American Geographers and Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology


Robbie Munroe, MA Geography 2010, current PhD student in Coastal Resources Management & NWS Oxnard/LA

  • Published in Professional Geographer and Theoretical and Applied Climatology


Sarah Jesop, MA Geography 2011


Heather Blair, MA Geography 2013, URS Corporation


Emily Ayscue, MS Sustainable Tourism 2014, PhD student in Forestry and Natural Resources at UGA

  • Published in Tourism Geographies


LeeĀ Armstrong, MA Geography 2014, PhD student in Energy and Environmental Systems at NC A&T University