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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Geography


Research Staff and Instructors

James Byrum
Instructor

MRP 1968, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Callcott 223 | byrumj@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-6380

Larianne Collins
Education Programs Manager - SCGA
Instructor

Ph.D. 2014, University of South Carolina
Geography education, spatial thinking, geospatial technologies.
Callcott 109 | lacollins@sc.edu | (803) 777-4973

Amanda Farris
Climate Outreach Specialist and Program Manager - CISA

MEERM 2012, University of South Carolina
Callcott 210 | afarris@sc.edu | (803) 777-6875

Peng Gao
Research Associate - SCALE Lab and CISA 

Ph.D. 2013, University of South Carolina
Landscape ecology, GIScience.
Callcott 122 | gaop@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-6746

Kerry Guiseppe
Program Coordinator - CISA

M.S. University of Maine
Callcott 213 | guiseppk@mailbox.sc.edu| (803) 777-5729                         

Alice Kasakoff
Faculty Emeritus (Anthropology)

Ph.D. 1970, Harvard University
Callcott 124 | kasakoff@sc.edu | (803) 777-5234                          

 Kirsten Lackstrom
Research Associate - CISA

Ph.D. 2015, University of South Carolina
Callcott 207 | lackstro@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-3463

Rachel Reeves
GIS Manager, Hazards & Vulnerability Research Institute

M.S. 2015
Callcott 311B | rreeves@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-1591

Kevin Remington
Campus GIS Coordinator

B.S. 1998. University of Illinois
Callcott 321 | kcreming@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-0957

Geoff Schwitzgebel
GIS Manager

M.S. 2013. North Carolina State University
Callcott 324 | schwitzg@mailbox.sc.edu | (803) 777-6048