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Dr. Daniel Kpienbaareh

Assistant Professor of Geography
Ofc International Engagement
Felmley Hall of Science - FHS 104
Office Hours
Mondays 2 - 3 PM
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I am broadly trained in human-environment interactions and their impacts on socio-ecological systems, which can be understood through geospatial technologies. I employ social science theories to identify policy alternatives to environmental challenges.

Current Courses

211.001Earth's Dynamic Weather

211.002Earth's Dynamic Weather

100.001Introduction to Environmental Systems

211.002Earth's Dynamic Weather

303.001Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

303.002Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

303.003Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

403.001Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

403.002Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

403.003Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Teaching Interests & Areas

Geographic Information Systems
Weather, Climate and Climate Change
Environmental Systems Science

Research Interests & Areas

Geospatial applications including precision agriculture
Natural resource management
Agroecology and other regenerative farming approaches
Participatory GIS
Smallholder agriculture
Sub-Saharan Africa

PhD Geography and Environment

Western University
London, Ontario, Canada


Presentation of Research Findings to Multi-Actor Platform. FARMS4Biodiversity Annual Meeting. Soils, Food and Healthy Communities. (2022)

Grants & Contracts

IGS Research Grant. Illinois Geographical Society. Private. (2022)