Georgina Sanchez, PhD student in the Center for Geospatial Analytics and the Dept. of Forestry and Environmental Resources, has been selected as a Southeast Climate Science Center Global Change Fellow for 2015-16! The prestigious Global Change Graduate Fellowship provides “financial, scientific, and professional development support for incoming graduate students who are interested in multi-disciplinary research related to climate and global change.” Georgina’s research explores the complex, dynamic interactions between natural and human systems as she works to develop decision support systems essential for evaluating economic, social, and environmental dimensions of development challenges. She is advised by Drs. Jordan Smith and Ross Meentemeyer.
Congratulations, Georgina, on this wonderful award and opportunity!