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MEMBER BENEFITS

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We’re here to support the worldwide community of geographers. That’s why our members get access to people, resources, and events that enhance their careers—and advance the discipline. Here is a glimpse at some of our member benefits:

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"I can say that personally, the recognition went a long way toward strengthening my commitment to the discipline of geography, and regardless of where my career takes me, I will most certainly remain an active member of the AAG."

Russell Hedberg, Assistant Professor
Russell Hedberg Assistant Professor Shippensburg University
Russell Hedberg, Assistant Professor
Russell Hedberg 3 groups
  • Animal Geography
  • Coastal and Marine
  • Indigenous Peoples
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"As a geographer, recognition from AAG is always a good thing. Receiving the Mel Marcus Fund was something that stood out on my CV when applying for a faculty position."

Hannah Cooper
Hannah Cooper Assistant Professor East Carolina University
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Hannah Cooper 3 groups
  • Wine and Geography
  • Mid-Atlantic Geographers
  • History of Geography
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"Working in an interdisciplinary department, it is often difficult to substantiate and communicate the quality or value of research in ways that are legible to scholars from different fields. The recognition from the AAG has helped me tremendously in that regard."

Case Watkins Assistant Professor James Madison University
Case Watkins 3 groups
  • Media and Communication Geography
  • Legal Geography
  • Transportation Geography

"The recognition I received from the AAG, as one of the premier international scholarly collective of geographers, was very helpful in establishing my record as a scholar. When I've applied for grants or academic positions, I have been able to emphasize this recognition and honour."

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John Paul Catungal Assistant Professor University of British Columbia
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John Paul Catungal 5 groups
  • Health and Medical Geography
  • Geomorphology
  • Feminist Geographies
  • Cryosphere
  • Canadian Studies
AAG REGIONAL EVENTS

Enhance your skills and advance your career

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Pacific Coast Regional Division of The AAG
APCG 2022 Association of Pacific Coast Geographers 84th Annual Meeting

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Great Plains and Rocky Mountains Regional Division of The AAG
GPRM Annual Meeting 2022

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Middle Atlantic Regional Division of The AAG
MAD-2022 Re-Imagining the “Post”: Resilience, Recovery, Reinvention

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West Lakes Regional Division of The AAG
WLDAAG 2022

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East Lakes Regional Division of The AAG
East Lakes Division of the American Association of Geographers (ELDAAG) Annual Meeting, 2022

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Southwest Regional Division of The AAG
SWAAG Annual Meeting 2022

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Middle States Regional Division of The AAG
Middle States Division American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting 2022

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New England and St. Lawrence Valley Regional Division of The AAG
Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of NESTVAL – Climate Crisis: Actions for a Just and Livable World

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Southeast Regional Division of The AAG
SEDAAG Atlanta, GA 2022

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THE LAY OF THE LAND

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