ABOUT US -> Our Team

Claire Jantz, Ph.D.

Professor, Dept. of Geography-Earth Science

Claire holds a B.A. from the University of Tennessee and a M.A. and Ph.D. in geography from the University of Maryland. She has extensive expertise in land use and land cover change analysis and modeling, and interdisciplinary research. Dr. Jantz has...
Shippensburg University

Scott Drzyzga, Ph.D.

Professor, Dept. of Geography-Earth Science

Dr. Drzyzga earned a PhD in Geography in 2007 from Michigan State University. He is an experienced specialist in geographic information science and technology, is a certified Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP).
Shippensburg University

Alfonso Yáñez Morillo

Research Analyst

Alfonso has an A.S. in forest engineering from the Universidad Politecnica of Madrid, a B.S. in biology from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid, and a M.S. in environmental management and administration from the Fundación Biodiversidad, all in Spain. He specializes in landscape...
Shippensburg University

Antonia Price

Project Coordinator

Antonia received an Honors Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Utah, with Undergraduate Research Scholar designation. As the coordinator for the Delaware River Basin Project- Land Use Dynamics, she leads communication efforts in the 43 county region...
Shippensburg University

Joshua Barth

Graduate Student Fellow

Joshua earned an A.S. in Liberal Arts and Sciences from Burlington County College and a B.S. in Geology from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. He is currently pursuing a M.S. in Geoenvironmental Studies at Shippensburg University. Joshua enjoys...
Shippensburg University

Caitlin Lucas

Student Fellow

Caitlin is a soon-to-be graduate of the Geoenvironmental Studies program with certification in GIS. She has expertise in mapping, and upon May graduation, is pursuing a career in GIS applicable to conservation and environmental remediation. Thus far for the CLUS,...
Shippensburg Univerity

Peter Claggett

Research Geographer

Peter is a Research Geographer with the U.S. Geological Survey’s Eastern Geographic Science Center and has worked at the Chesapeake Bay Program Office since 2002. Peter leads the Land Data Team at the CBPO which conducts research on land change...
U.S. Geological Survey

Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne

Director, UVM Spatial Analysis Laboratory

Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne is the Director of the University of Vermont’s (UVM) Spatial Analysis Laboratory. Over the years his research has focused on the application of geospatial technology to a broad range of natural resource related issues such as environmental justice,...
University of Vermont

Timothy Hawkins, Ph.D.


Dr. Hawkins had a B.A. from Colgate University, and M.A. and Ph.D. from Arizona State University. His primary teaching and research interests are in climatology and hydrology. Most of his research involves students and he make a point to incorporate research...
Shippensburg University

Christopher Woltemade, Ph.D.


Dr. Woltemade has a B.A. in Geography from Ohio Wesleyan University, and an M.S. in Water Resources Management, M.S. in Geography, and Ph.D. in Geography from the University of Wisconsin. His primary interests are in water resources management, hydrology, geomorphology, and...
Shippensburg University

Patrick Jantz, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor

Dr. Jantz studies the relationship between human activities and changes in land use and land cover using geographic information systems (GIS) and spatial analytical tools. His primary interests include the ecosystem impacts of land conversion for residential development, climate change...
Northern Arizona University

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