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Andrew
Donakowski
Instructor
Geography and Environmental Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Courses Taught
GES 391: GIS I
Research Interests
Urban planning, sustainable urban development, and the intersection of the urbanized and natural worlds.
Education

Andy completed his M.A. in Geography & Environmental Studies, as well as a graduate certificate in Geographic Information Systems, from NEIU in 2014. He has worked with a number of organizations in the Chicago region, including Friends of the Chicago River, the Cook County Forest Preserves, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. His research focuses on urban planning, sustainable urban development, and the intersection of the urbanized and natural worlds

Office Hours
Thursday: 6-7 p.m. or by appointment
Main Campus
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Lauren
M.
DeMaat
Office Administrator
Geography and Environmental Studies
Economics
Anthropology

BBH 346 C
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Anthropology BBH 134:
Tuesday: 1-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.-noon
Thursday: 1-5 p.m.

GES and Econ BBH 346 C:
Monday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m.-noon
Wednesday: 1-5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.-noon
Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Jason
LaBrosse
Adjunct
Geography and Environmental Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone
(773) 442-5648
Courses Taught
GES 150: Introduction to Environmental Studies
GES 377: Computer Cartography
GES 391: Geographic Information Systems I
Research Interests
Participatory GIS, exploration of the urban-environmental interface, animal-human geography, historical geography/GIS
Education

M.A. Geography & Environmental Studies, Northeastern Illinois University

B.A. Geography, Northeastern Illinois University

BBH 215
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
United States

Phone
(773) 442-5648
Office Hours
Fall 2018: Mondays and Wednesdays 2:00-5:00 p.m. Tuesdays 2:00-8:00 p.m. Thursdays 1:00-6:00 p.m.
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Mark
Johnston
Adjunct
Geography and Environmental Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone
(773) 442-5639
Expertise
Urban Ecology, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing / Vegetation Mapping
Courses Taught
GES 417: Urban Information Systems
GES 323: Green Infrastructure Planning & Management
Research Interests
Urban Ecology—pollinators, corridors/connectivity, optimal foraging, niche modeling; Geographic Information Systems—green infrastructure, stormwater issues; Remote Sensing—object based image analysis, vegetation mapping (esp. invasive species), conservation drones; Interactive Maps and Mobile Mapping
Education

Ph.D., Ecology, University of Illinois at Chicago

B.A., Biology, Knox College

BBH 246
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
United States

Phone
(773) 442-5639
Office Hours
Summer 2018: Not Teaching
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Kari
Burnett
Instructor
Geography and Environmental Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone
(773) 442-5649
Courses Taught
GES 104: World Geography
GES 109A: First Year Experience: Global Chicago
GES 205: Physical Geography
GES 250: WIP: Writing in GES
GES 362: Population Geography
GES 374: Research Methods
Research Interests
Forced migration, Refugee resettlement and integration, Immigration policy and implementation.
Education

Ph.D., Geography, Rutgers University

M.A., Geography, California State University, Los Angeles

B.A., Geography, Northern Illinois University

BBH 344D
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
United States

Phone
(773) 442-5649
Office Hours
Fall 2020 Virtual Office Hours
Monday: 10:45-11:15 a.m.
Wednesday: 10:45-11:15 a.m.

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