Dr. Budhendra Bhaduri, founding director of the Oak Ridge Urban Dynamics Institute, will visit the CGIS and speak at our Department's Seminar Series on November 1 from 3:45 to 5:00pm. Please join us in LeFrak 1158 for light refreshments and networking before the seminar begins at 4:00pm. Please read below for Dr. Bhaduri's biography and seminar topic.
Center for GIS is excited to welcome new students and staff this Fall Semester! The center continues to grow as we welcome a new faculty member, Dr. Taylor Oshan, and three new students, Noel Dyer, Yunting Song, and Zhiyue Xia.
*Not pictured Dr. Jack Ma, Dr. Naijun Zhou, and Ph.D. student Zhiyue Xia
The Department of Geographical Sciences at the University of Maryland (College Park) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Geospatial Information Science. This position is part of the Center for Geospatial Information Science (CGIS) (see www.geospatial.umd.edu for more information). The tenure home for this position is in Geographical Sciences and the expected start will be on or about August 2019.
The Center for Geospatial Information Science is proud to announce that our Graduate Certificate in Geospatial Intelligence program is awarded accreditation from the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF). USGIF is the only organization dedicated to promoting the geospatial intelligence tradecraft in the USA, and its accreditation of collegiate Geospatial Intelligence Certificate Programs awards us the ability to offer students GEOINT certificates accompanying a UMD graduate certificate. The University of Maryland is one of the 15 accredited schools in the USA.