Faculty & Staff Directory
Administrators for the Geographic Information Sciences Program
Gary Jeffress, Ph.D.
Professor and Program Coordinator
Office: CBI 111
Phone: (361) 825-2720
Land Surveying and Land Administration Systems, Real-time environmental monitoring, Cadastral systems design, Geospatial systems design
Faculty in the Geographic Information Sciences Program
Lucy Huang, Ph.D.
Office: CBI 109
Phone: (361) 825-2646
•Geospatial Semantic Web development: Ontology construction & mapping, semantic interoperability
Internet GIS: Web Map service development
GIS in public health: agent-based modelling and simulation
Michael Starek, Ph.D.
Office: NRC 3407
Phone: (361) 825-3978
Geospatial remote sensing and analytics, including LiDAR and UAV approaches, for study of natural and built systems with emphasis on coastal-environmental problem domains.
Staff in the Geographic Information Sciences Program
MinorGeographic Information ScienceMechanical Engineering
Freshmen*Mechanical Engineering Technology
Freshmen are defined as students with fewer than 30 semester credit hours earned