Kate Carlson

Spatial Technology Consultant


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Personal profile

Research Interests

Cartography- Geovisualization and Map Design
Remote Sensing- Image Processing, Change Detection, Classification
GIS- Project Management, Spatial Analysis, Online Workflow Strategies


Currently teaching Principles of Cartography.
I have also taught topics on introductory concepts of mapping, Geographic Information System and Science (GIS), remote sensing, digital imagey processing, and field data collection techniques. 

Led 3 student groups abroad. 

Certifications and Licenses

Certified GEOINT Professional - Remote Sensing & Imagery Analysis (CGP-R)

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Education/Academic qualification

MS, Geography, University of Akron


Award Date: May 11 2002

BS, Geography, Bemidji State University


Award Date: May 15 1999

Research Interest Keywords

  • GIS
  • Remote Sensing
  • Cartography
  • spatial analysis
  • data management
  • Story Mapping


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