John E. Benhart, Jr. Ph.D.

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Geography and Regional Planning

Room 10 Leonard Hall



BA, Urban Planning, Geography minor, University of Pittsburgh, 1988; M.Arts, Geography, University of Miami, Florida, 1990 Ph.D; Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 1995


GIS, conservation, land use, urban, transportation

Teaching Profile:

Spatial Analysis Techniques (GEOG 680) Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (GEOG/RGPL 316/516) Technical Issues in GIS (GEOG/RGPL 417/517) Conservation: Environmental Analysis (GEOG 440/540) Land Use Policy (GEOG/RGPL 464/564) Quantitative Techniques (GEOG 612) Geography of the Non-Western World (GEOG 104)