Austin Sandler

Doctoral Student

Areas of Interest:
  • Economic Development and Growth
  • Land-Use and Ecosystem Services
  • Econometrics and Spatial Economics
  • Economic History and Rhetoric
  • Geographic Information Science and Geovisulation
Degrees
  • MS University of Minnesota, Applied Economics
  • MS University of Wyoming, Agricultural and Applied Economics
  • BS (Hons.), University of Iowa, Geography
  • BS (Hons.), University of Iowa, Economics
Awards
  • Behavioral and Social Sciences Dean's Fellowship, University of Maryland
  • Comprehensive Funding Award, University of Wyoming
  • Certificate of Academic Excellence in Economics, University of Iowa
  • Economics Faculty Recognition Scholarship, University of Iowa
  • Rhodes Dunlap Scholarship, University of Iowa
Conferences
  • 2016 Change Strategies for the Future of Grassland Birds in the Midwest: A Conservation Deliberation. Society for Conservation Biology, North American Congress for Conservation Biology Conference. Madison, Wisconsin, July 17-20, 2016.
  • 2017 State of the Region. The Sixth Annual Appalachian Ohio State of the Region Conference: A New Era in Economic Resiliency. Athens, Ohio, May 23, 2017.
  • 2017 Reemployment Options in Appalachian Ohio's Coal Economy: A Skillshed Analysis. Mid-Continent Regional Science Association 48th Annual Conference. Oregon, Ohio, June 7-9, 2017.
Campus -   Graduate Representative, Department of Geographical Sciences Graduate Committee
Campus -   Member, Department of Geographical Sciences Department Committee
Campus -   Executive Member, Geographical Sciences Graduate Student Organization
  • Austin Sandler
2176 LeFrak Hall
Department of Geographical Sciences
Email: sandlera@terpmail.umd.edu
Office Hours:
By appointment