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Journal articles

 

Geography in Higher Education

Renaming and Rebranding within U.S. and Canadian Geography Departments, 1990–2014
By Amy E. Frazier & Thomas A. Wikle in The Professional Geographer 69 (1): 12-21

Geography and the Changing Landscape of Higher Education
By Rodney A. Erickson (2012) in Journal of Geography in Higher Education 36 (1): 9-24

Geography's Place in Higher Education in the United States
By Alexander B. Murphy (2007) in Journal of Geography in Higher Education 31 (1): 121-141

A Place for Geography in the Liberal Arts College?
By Mark D. Bjelland (2004) in The Professional Geographer 56 (3): 326-336

“Better than thou”: The rating of geography departments in the United States, 1924-1980
By William A. Koelsch (1981) in Journal of Geography (80) 5: 164-169

College Geography In The United States
By John F. Lounsbury (1968) in Journal of Geography 67 (5): 282-287

 

Geography Programs and Student Experiences – Undergraduate

Computer Science and Programming Courses in Geography Departments in the United States
By Forrest J. Bowlick, Daniel W. Goldberg & Sarah Witham Bednarz in The Professional Geographer 69 (1): 138-150

Geography Undergraduate Program Essentials: Recruitment
By Lawrence E. Estaville, Brock J. Brown, and Sally Caldwell (2006) in Journal of Geography 105 (1): 3-12

Geography Undergraduate Program Essentials: Retention
By Lawrence E. Estaville, Brock J. Brown, and Sally Caldwell (2006) in Journal of Geography 105 (2): 47-52

Geography Undergraduate Program Essentials: Placement
By Lawrence E. Estaville, Brock J. Brown, and Sally Caldwell (2006) in Journal of Geography 105 (3): 93-98

The Freshman Year Experience and Geography: Linking Student Retention and the Introductory Geography Curriculum
By Brian J. Sommers (1997) in Journal of Geography 96 (5): 243-249

 


Geography Programs and Student Experiences – Graduate

Preparing Geographers for Interdisciplinary Research: Graduate Training at the Interface of the Natural and Social Sciences
By Russell C. Hedberg II, Arielle Hesse, Doug Baldwin, Jase Bernhardt, David Pahl Retchless & Jamie E. Shinn (2017) in The Professional Geographer 69 (1): 107-116 

Computer Science and Programming Courses in Geography Departments in the United States
By Forrest J. Bowlick, Daniel W. Goldberg & Sarah Witham Bednarz (2017) in The Professional Geographer 69 (1): 138-150

Panoptic Geographies: An Examination of All U.S. Geographic Dissertations
By David H. Kaplan and Jennifer E. Mapes (2015) in Geographical Review 105 (1): 20-40

Directions and Challenges of Master's Programs in Geography in the United States
By Janice J. Monk & Kenneth E. Foote (2015) in The Professional Geographer 67 (3): 472-481

Master's in Geographic Information Systems Programs in the United States: Professional Education in GIS and Geography
By Chris Lukinbeal & Janice J. Monk (2015) in The Professional Geographer 67 (3): 482-489

Rethinking Postgraduate Geography Education in the USA: Issues and Concerns
By Kenneth Foote, Sarah Bednarz, Janice Monk, Michael Solem, and Joseph Stoltman (2012) in Journal of Geography in Higher Education 36 (1): 57-64

Productivity of Doctoral Graduate Placement Among PhD-Granting Geography Programs in the United States: 1960–2010
By Xingjian Liu and F. Benjamin Zhan (2012) in The Professional Geographer 64 (4): 475-490

Experiencing Graduate School: A Comparative Analysis of Students in Geography Programs
By Michael Solem, Nick Hopwood, and M. Beth Schlemper (2011) in The Professional Geographer 63 (1): 1-17

‘Departmental Climate and Student Experiences in Geography Graduate Programs’: Research for Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education
By Michael N. Solem, Jenny Lee, and M. Beth Schlemper (2011) in Journal of Geography in Higher Education 35 (1): 5-9

Departmental Climate and Student Experiences in Graduate Geography Programs
By Michael Solem , Jenny Lee, and Beth Schlemper (2009) in Research in Higher Education 50 (3): 268-292

Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography: A Disciplinary Project in Professional Development
By Michael Solem and Kenneth Foote (2009) in International Journal for Researcher Development 1 (1): 11-26

Structural and Compositional Change in Geography Graduate Programs in the United States: 1991–2001
By Gregory D. Bierly and Jay D. Gatrell (2004) in The Professional Geographer 56 (3): 337-344

Productivity Profiles of PhD-Granting Geography Departments in the Unites States: 1980-1994
By Richard E. Groop and Randall J. Schaetzl (1997) in The Professional Geographer 49 (4): 451-464

The Use of Citation Indices in Comparing Geography Programs: An Exploratory Study
By B. L. Turner II and William B. Meyer (1985) in The Professional Geographer 37 (3): 271-278

 


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