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Professor Michael Goodchild FBA

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About this Fellow

The representation and analysis of phenomena distributed in space and time, especially the space of the Earth's surface; the application of geographic information systems to research in the social sciences and humanities.

Website: http://www.geog.ucsb.edu/~good

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara

Other Anthropology and Geography Fellows

Professor Janet Carsten

The anthropology of kinship with particular reference to Malaysia & Britain, domestic relations, historical migration, the house, adoption reunions, kinship & memory, bodily substance, the interface between popular & medical ideas about blood.

Professor Derek Gregory

Social theory and human geography; colonial power, late modern war and military occupation in the Middle East; Orientalism and cultures of travel in Egypt, 1780-1920.

Professor Mike Heffernan

The history of geography and cartography; the historical geography of France and the French empire in the 19th and 20th centuries

Professor Ruth Mace

The evolution of human behaviour and culture, especially demography and anthropology; the evolutionary ecology of reproduction, cultural phylogenetics, and the evolution of co-operative behaviour