Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
The University of Portland, Portland, OR 97203-5798
Ted Eckmann received his PhD in Geography from the University of California at Santa Barbara in 2009. He then worked as an instructor and researcher at Bowling Green State University for four years, then moved to Portland, Oregon, where he has served as an Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies within the University of Portland since August 2013. Ted has also received a Certificate in College and University Teaching (CCUT) and a master's degree in Geography, both from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and a bachelor's degree in Economics with a minor in Interdisciplinary Computing and the Arts, from the University of California at San Diego. Ted has received several teaching and research awards, and contributed to many university and community service projects. Ted's sources of research support have included the United States National Science Foundation, a NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship, a Brython Davis Fellowship, Jack and Laura Dangermond Scholarships, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and NASA California Space Grants.
Atmospheric Sciences, Ecology, Conservation, Oceanography, Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Natural Hazards, and Environmental Economics.