Faculty Awards

Aug 16, 2017

Bedbugs and Mars: Graphics Winners of the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest

A Mars map by Faculty Fellow Paul Byrne won first place for graphics and illustration among faculty and staff in the 2017 NC State Research Image Contest.

Feb 28, 2017

Growing Globally: Eric Money to Scout Collaboration Potential in Prague

Dr. Eric Money, the Center for Geospatial Analytics’ associate director of professional education, is about to embark on a very special Spring Break: one week at NC State’s Prague Institute in the Czech Republic, for the first Faculty Global Symposium. […]

Nov 7, 2016

GeoMentor Justin Shedd Leads Local Classroom to Explore Mapmaking with ArcGIS Online

Specializing in GIS for wildland fire management at the center, Justin Shedd participates in the GeoMentor program run by the American Association of Geographers and Esri.

Jul 25, 2016

Remote Sensing Book by Center Researchers a 2015 Top Seller

In 2012, center researchers Siamak Khorram and Stacy Nelson – along with Frank Koch, a research ecologist at the USDA, and Cynthia van der Wiele, currently a senior environmental scientist at the EPA – published Remote Sensing, a guide to understanding the technical and practical […]

May 25, 2016

Stacy Supak Helps Hackers Help Citizens Get Outdoors

At the 2nd Annual Bayes Hackathon in San Francisco, Dr. Stacy Supak mentored a winning team of interdisciplinary, big data hackers that will be heading to Washington, D.C. to present their GObot (Great Outdoors Bot) to government innovators and President […]

Apr 22, 2016

Aaron Hipp Featured Plenary Speaker at 2016 mHealth@Duke Conference

Center Fellow Dr. Aaron Hipp participated as featured plenary speaker at the 2016 mHealth@Duke conference in Durham, NC, where he shared his work using the Archive of Many Outdoor Scenes to measure human physical activity in built environments. mHealth@Duke aims to accelerate research on […]

Apr 4, 2016

Bill Slocumb Delivers Keynote Address at 2016 GIS for Transportation Symposium

Center researcher and graduate and professional GIS&T instructor Bill Slocumb delivered the keynote address at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 2016 Geospatial Information Systems for Transportation Symposium, held this year in Raleigh, NC, from April 4-7, 2016. The symposium […]

Oct 19, 2015

Helena Mitasova Elected To Open Source Geospatial Foundation Board Of Directors

Dr. Helena Mitasova, a Center Faculty Fellow and the Associate Director of Geovisualization, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation, or OSGeo. This distinguished board membership is recognition of world-wide community trust in Dr. Mitasova’s […]

Oct 5, 2015

MGIST Faculty Member Laura Tateosian Awarded DELTA Exploratory Grant

Dr. Laura Tateosian, a Center Faculty Fellow and GIS Faculty member, was awarded a competitive Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications (DELTA) Exploratory Grant to develop ‘Py4All’, a web-based interactive feedback tool for students learning Python programming for ArcGIS in GIS […]

Aug 31, 2015

Director’s Research Among Most Notable Papers Impacting The Science Of Ecology

As part of the Ecological Society of America‘s Centennial celebration, the organization released its top 10 lists of the most notable papers published in ESA journals. Director Ross Meentemeyer’s co-authored research paper, “Epidemiological modeling of invasion in heterogeneous landscapes: spread of […]