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Geography is concerned with the location and arrangement in space of human and natural phenomena, and with the interrelationships between people and their environments. Our faculty and students seek solutions to tomorrow’s global challenges today through innovative research in natural and social sciences.

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Department News

We are excited to be recruiting multiple Ph.D. students for funded positions. These highly-competitive offers include four years of teaching/graduate assistantship, tuition and benefits, as well as other professional development opportunities, including travel grants for conferences and international teaching through our University at Buffalo (UB) degree programs in Singapore.

Upcoming Events

Colloquium, 1st, Feb

1st, February, 3:15PM Friday, 170 Fillmore, Wilkeson

Dr. Andrew Crooks from George Mason University, Link

Introduction to Geography

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Explore our research and degree programs in Geography and International Trade with faculty, students, and alumni.

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Introduction to GIScience

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Explore our research and degree programs in Geographic Information Science with faculty, students, and alumni.

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Center of Academic Excellence in Geospatial Sciences

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The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and the United States Geological Survey have formally designated Geography and NCGIA as a Center of Academic Excellence in geospatial sciences.

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Meet Our Faculty


Geography has a diverse faculty in terms of disciplinary focus, composition, and real-world experience, and they truly represent the global community.

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