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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Geography


Faculty Emeriti

Allen D. Bushong
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1961, University of Florida
History of geography, history of cartography, cultural geography

David J. Cowen
Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1971, Ohio State University
Geographic Information Systems
Callcott 322 | cowend@sc.edu | (803) 777-1592

Patricia E. Gilmartin
Distinguished Professor Emerita

Ph.D. 1980, Kansas University
Cartography, cognitive mapping, maps in education, women explorers and travelers
Callcott 107

William L. Graf
USC Educational Foundation Endowed Professor

Ph.D. 1974, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Fluvial geomorphology, hydrology, riparian ecology, science and policy for public land and water
Callcott 230 | graf@sc.edu | (803) 777-4437

John F. Jakubs
Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1974, Ohio State University
Urban geography, urban planning, settlement patterns

Robert L. Janiskee
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1974, University of Illinois
Tourism, outdoor recreation, national parks

John R. Jensen
Carolina Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1976, University of California - Los Angeles
Remote sensing, digital image processing

Charles F. Kovacik
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1970, Michigan State University
Historical, geographic education, South Carolina

Robert E. Lloyd
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1974, Pennsylvania State University
Spatial cognition, cartography, quantitative methods

Paul E. Lovingood
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1962, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Julian V. Minghi
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1962, University of Washington
Political geography, Europe
Callcott 121

Lisle S. Mitchell
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1967, Ohio State University
Leisure, recreation and tourism, urban, economic

William R. Stanley
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1966, University of Pittsburgh
Transportation, political, developing regions

Theodore R. Steinke
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Ph.D. 1979, University of Kansas
Thematic cartography