The Department of Geography & the Environment is made up of a remarkable group of students, faculty and staff. We benefit from our modest size, working in a close-knit community where students are able to connect with colleagues and mentors within our department and across campus.
Michael Keables, Chair, Department of Geography and the Environment Message from the Chair
Our faculty provide expertise in environmental change, human-environment interactions, urban sustainability and geospatial technologies; all with a focus on addressing current social and environmental issues.
College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
The Department of Geography and the Environment is housed within DU's College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics along with the departments of biological sciences, chemistry and biochemistry, mathematics, and physics and astronomy. Driven by collective leadership, the natural sciences and mathematics interdepartmental faculty collaborate to ensure widespread delivery of student-centered teaching, mentorship programs and novel research.