123 King Hall
Education2015 Ph.D Department of Geography, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
Interests and ExpertiseDr. Xining Yang was an assistant professor at California State University, Chico. He is now an assistant professor in the department of Geography and Geology at Eastern Michigan University starting September 2016. His research interests are in spatio-temporal analysis, social media, volunteered geographic information (VGI) and web GIS. He received a B.Eng. from Wuhan University, China in 2008 and a M.S. from Eastern Michigan University in 2010. He received his Ph.D. in geography from the Ohio State university in 2015. Dr. Yang has scientific publications in Applied Geography, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, Sustainability, International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research and Urban Remote Sensing. His google scholar page is here. His doctoral dissertation was featured in Columbus Monthly as one of the eight fascinating OSU doctoral dissertations. Media report is here.
CoursesGEOG 276 Principles of GIS
GEOG 376 Spacial Analysis
GEOG 479/592 Quantitative Geography