Virginia Thompson

Department Chair, Associate Professor

Contact Information

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OFFICE
College of Liberal Arts,
Room 2210 F
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HOURS
Mon - Wed 12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Thurs: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Education

Ph.D., 1995, Geography,
University of Oklahoma

Areas of Expertise

Regional geography

Geobiographics of places

Scholarship

  • 2015. With Kendra Heatwole Shank. School of Emerging Technologies Grant for Geospatial Investigation of Community Navigation and Well Being. $29,342

Research

  • Urban social geography
  • Regional geography

Selected Publications

Thompson, Virginia and Martin C. Roberge. 2015. An Alternative Visualization of the Demographic Transition Model. Journal of Geography.

Thompson, Virginia. 2006. Terror in the Heartland: Repositioning Oklahoma. Association of American Geographers 102nd Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL

Professional Service

  • Conference Director - TUGIS: Maryland's Spatial Conference