The Department of Geographical Sciences has an extensive history of graduating some of the top Ph.D. alumni in the field. Our faculty and staff are very proud to have supported over 300 Ph.D. students dating back to 1970, and counting! Browse our impressive list of graduates below.* For more information regarding the Ph.D. program, visit our Prospective Ph.D. Students page.

 

Krinsley Daniel PhD 1970
Lloyd Donald PhD 1971
Hershfield David PhD 1972
Kesel Richard PhD 1972
Ward James PhD 1973
Nicholas Francis PhD 1974
Ratzlaff John PhD 1974
Roswell, Jr. Charles PhD 1974
Beirne D. Randall PhD 1976
Desai Anjana PhD 1976
Vill Martha PhD 1976
Goldenberg David PhD 1977
Grim Ronald PhD 1977
Porter, III Frank PhD 1978
Allman John PhD 1979
Burcham Lee PhD 1979
Christy Michael PhD 1980
Rumney Thomas PhD 1980
Keyes Dale PhD 1981
Krakover Shaul PhD 1981
Wu Ming-Shyong PhD 1981
Clegg Robert PhD 1982
Torrieri Nancy PhD 1982
Farmer Charles PhD 1984
Ernst John PhD 1987
Mastran Shelley PhD 1988
Williams Darrel PhD 1989
Lutz Robert PhD 1990
Stone Gregory Phd 1991
Dye Dennis PhD 1992
Brown Dennis PhD 1994
Fuller Douglas PhD 1994
Hardin David PhD 1994
Kalluri Satyanarayana PhD 1994
Thomas, Jr. Joseph PhD 1994
Yang Jingli PhD 1994
Huemmrich Karl PhD 1995
Mulhern Theresa PhD 1995
Goetz Scott PhD 1996
Buckley Geoffrey PhD 1997
Galgano Francis PhD 1998
Metzel Deborah PhD 1998
Reardon Douglas PhD 1998
Steininger Marc PhD 1998
Zhang Keqi PhD 1998
Byrand Karl PhD 1999
Huang Chengquan PhD 1999
Littlefield Keith PhD 1999
Maher John PhD 1999
May Patrick PhD 1999
Thompson Dianne PhD 1999
Beller-Sims Nancy PhD 2001
Brown de Colstoun Eric PhD 2001
Drake Jason PhD 2001
Frank Jeffrey PhD 2001
Harmon James PhD 2001
Brown Molly PhD 2002
Hansen Matthew PhD 2002
Jones John PhD 2002
Fang Hongliang PhD 2003
Rubin Matthew PhD 2003
Korontzi Stefania PhD 2004
Carter Catherine PhD 2005
Hyde Peter PhD 2005
Hyer Edward PhD 2005
Jantz Claire PhD 2005
Lindsay Francis PhD 2005
Peterson Birgit PhD 2005
Reitsma Femke PhD 2005
Weiner Megan PhD 2005
Wessels Konrad PhD 2005
Wilson James PhD 2005
Fleming David PhD 2006
Giglio Louis PhD 2006
Groff Elizabeth PhD 2006
Kearney Barbara PhD 2006
Read Chung Hye PhD 2006
Robin Jessica PhD 2006
Slayback Daniel PhD 2006
Songer Melissa PhD 2006
Anderson Lovette PhD 2007
Cooper Evelyn PhD 2007
Dempewolf Jan PhD 2007
Roa Jose PhD 2007
Steele Christopher PhD 2007
Zheng Tao PhD 2007
Kim Hye PhD 2008
Loboda Tatiana PhD 2008
Luna Ronald PhD 2008
Morton Douglas PhD 2008
Neigh Christopher PhD 2008
Schroeder Wilfrid PhD 2008
Wang Wenhui PhD 2008
Ellicott Evan PhD 2009
Gregg Jay PhD 2009
Heleniak Timothy PhD 2009
McCarty Jessica PhD 2009
Pugh Lashale PhD 2009
Russo Richard PhD 2009
Wang Dongdong PhD 2009
Roberts Allen PhD 2010
Song Kuan PhD 2010
Wurster Karl PhD 2010
Joseph Alicia PhD 2011
Nagol Jyoteshwar PhD 2011
Swatantran Anuradha PhD 2011
Waite Jacqueline PhD 2011
Wei Hua PhD 2011
Zeigler Sara PhD 2011
Barauh Angira PhD 2012
Becker-Reshef Inbal PhD 2012
Gorsevski Virginia PhD 2012
He Tao PhD 2012
Kewer Patricia PhD 2012
Nackoney Janet PhD 2012
Pomeroy Jennifer PhD 2012
Schleeweis Karen PhD 2012
Turpie Kevin PhD 2012
Zhu Xiufang PhD 2012
Johnston Andrew PhD 2013
Scott Derrick PhD 2013
Marx Andrew PhD 2013
Rishmawi Khaldoun PhD 2013
Berndtson Rachel PhD 2014
Hoy Elizabeth PhD 2014
Margono Belinda PhD 2014
Whitcraft Alyssa PhD 2014
Whitehurst Amanda PhD 2014
O'Neal Kelley PhD 2014
Sahajpal Ritvik PhD 2014
Dodson Zan PhD 2015
Duncanson Laura PhD 2015
Shi Qinqing PhD 2015
Tang Hao PhD 2015
Tao Xin PhD 2015
Tyukavina Alexandra PhD 2015
Huang Wenli PhD 2015
Montano Enrique PhD 2015
Montesano Paul PhD 2015
Song Xiaopeng PhD 2015
Dolan Katelyn PhD 2015
Kim Dohyung PhD 2015
Zhao Feng PhD 2015
Huang Qiongyu PhD 2016
Flanagan Steven PhD 2016
Strong Michael PhD 2016
Biswas Sumalika PhD 2016
Enrici Ashley PhD 2016
Ling Pui-Yu PhD 2016
Prabhakara Kusuma PhD 2016
Anand Anupam PhD 2017
Chen Dong PhD 2017
Hall Joanne PhD 2017
Lee Sangchul PhD 2017
Motzer Nicole PhD 2017
Noojipady Praveen PhD 2017
Song Danxia PhD 2017
Stubbs Quentin PhD 2017
Burtch Nathan PhD 2017
Castano Sanchez Jose PhD 2017
Jackson Hasan PhD 2017
Nakalembe Catherine PhD 2017
Wang Panshi PhD 2017
Zhang Jie PhD 2017
Carroll Mark PhD 2018
Fu Cheng PhD 2018
He Pan PhD 2018
Jo Nayoung PhD 2018
Lasko Kristofer PhD 2018
Zhong Honglin PhD 2018
Khan Ibraheem Muhammad Pasha PhD 2018
Sanchez-Rivera Ana Ivelisse PhD 2018
Qi Wenlu PhD 2018
Humber Michael Laurence PhD 2019
Carter Corinne Minette PhD 2019
Marselis Suzanne Marielle PhD 2019
Munzimi Yolande Andeng PhD 2019
Cao Yanjia PhD 2019
Rao Yuhan PhD 2019
Zhang Yi PhD 2019
Khan Ahmad PhD 2019
White David Joseph PhD 2019
Zhou Yuan PhD 2019
Funes Chirino Jose Elias PhD 2020
Munoz Castillo Raul PhD 2020
Villaescusa Nadal Jose Luis PhD 2020
Hall Amanda Hoffman PhD 2020
Kuniholm Matthew Whitney PhD 2020
He Jiaying PhD 2020
Lan Hai PhD 2020
Teodoro Jose Daniel PhD 2020
Zalles Ballivia Viviana PhD 2020
Ying Qing PhD 2020
O'Leary Donal Sean PhD 2020
Cooper Matthew William PhD 2020
Li Yao PhD 2021
Younes Hannah Nicole PhD 2021
Sandler Austin Max PhD 2021
Anderson Kelly Jean PhD 2021
Xin Yu PhD 2022
Gong Weishu PhD 2022
Cui Diyang PhD 2022
Kumar Ipsita PhD 2022
Xia Zhiyue PhD 2022
Parker Diana PhD 2022
Song Kaihue PhD 2022
Tralde Rebecca Richter PhD 2022
Sauer Jeffery Charles Phd 2022
Brown Meredith Guenevere Long PhD 2023
Hu Guangxiao PhD 2023
Jantz Samuel Martin PhD 2023
Jia Aolin PhD 2023
Liu Zheng PhD 2023
Rodrigues Eklund Gabriela PhD 2023
*If you would like to be added or removed from the alumni list, please contact rejohns [at] umd.edu