GIS Center Head
Jennifer directs the FIU Library’s Geographic Information Systems Center (GIS Center), Maps & Imagery User Services (MIUS), and the Digital Collections Center (DCC). She is responsible for the development, administration, and supervision of GIS technology implementation campus-wide. Jennifer also coordinates GIS-related research projects and instruction in the GIS Center, and is the founding director of [...]
GIS Research Manager
Daniel earned his Master of Science degree from the Department of Environmental Studies at Florida International University. His areas of expertise include remote sensing, digital image processing, geographic database design, and GIS analysis. He oversees the technical and scientific research aspects of the Center’s projects.
Web Developer, GIS Programmer
Daniel is a graduate of Florida International University, where he studied Information Technology at the School of Computer Science. He specializes in developing web-based applications, and open source server management. His experience includes GIS programming, metadata storage and retrieval, GIS desktop applications, and systems administration.
Web Developer, GIS Programmer
Boyuan is a graduate of Florida International University, where he studied Transportation Engineering at the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Having earned a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering from Beihang University in China, he specializes in developing web-based database and GIS applications, programming, and using GIS software in civil engineering project management.
Julian graduated from Florida International University with a B.S. in Environmental Studies and a Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems. After working for a mix of print and web design companies in Oregon, he returned to FIU in 2008 and became the GIS Center’s Web Designer. Julian has extensive experience designing and coding online mapping [...]
Himadri earned a Master’s in Geology from the University of Calcutta, India. He received his second Master’s in Environmental Studies from Florida International University in 2008. For this thesis, Himadri developed a groundwater model to understand the aquifer system and evaluate its potential in terms of quantity and replenishment in Rajasthan, India using GIS and [...]
Ximena earned her Master of Science degree from Florida International University’s Department of Earth and Environment. She develops training modules to prepare data for disaster risk assessment modeling using remotely sensed data and open source GIS software.
GIS Service Assistant
Steve handles class hosting reservations for the GIS computer labs on both campuses, poster printing for pickup at BBC, software licenses for students and faculty, and access to free online GIS training modules for students. General inquiries can be directed to him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peter does poster printing for pickup at MMC, provides access to the collection of atlases, historical aerial photography and maps in the MIUS reference room, works on mapping and GIS research projects, and distributes free GIS software trial licenses to students. Formerly a research geologist at the Southeast Environmental Research Center, he pioneered the mapping [...]
MIUS Coordinator, Research Associate
Matthew earned his Master of Arts degree in Geography from the University of Miami. He has worked on a wide, multi-disciplinary range of projects employing geospatial technologies and methodologies. Matthew is responsible for coordinating activities, programs, and research between the GIS Center and MIUS (Maps & Imagery User Services), and the broader FIU and outside communities.