April 19, 2014

Jerry Green

Associate Professor of Geography
Miami University
220 Shideler Hall
Oxford, Ohio 45056
Tel: (513) 529-5017
Fax: (513) 529-1948
Email: greenje@muohio.edu
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Education

  • BS 1965, Kent State University
  • MA 1967, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • PhD 1976, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching and Research Interests

  • I teach map interpretation, land-use analysis, and air-photo interpretation and soils with  research interests in historical geography and map interpretation.

Research Regions

  • Sub-arctic North America and inland rivers U.S.

Courses

  • GEO 121: Earth’s Physical Environments
  • GEO 221: Regional Physical Environments
  • GEO 241: Map Interpretation
  • GEO 271: Humans & Natural Resources
  • GEO 428/528: Geography of Soils
  • GEO 437/537: Regional Land Use Capability Analysis
  • GEO 447/547: Aerial Photo Interpretation

Research

  • Jamie Gillen, Liza Skryzhevska, Mary Henry and Jerry Green.( 2010) {“Map Interpretation in Introductory Textbooks: A Preliminary Investigation”, Journal of Geography. 109 (October, 2010),181-189.
  • Jerry Green (2010) ” Wheeling and the Development of the Inland Riverboat Trade”, Ohio Valley History. 10(Summer, 2010), 46-70.
  • Jerry Green(2009) Review of Annalies Corbin and Bradley Rogers, The Steamboat Montana and the Opening of the West. (Gainesville:University of Florida Press,2008) in Montana the Magazine of Western History (Spring,2009),80-81.
  • Jerry Green (2008) with David Burns & Toby Green, “The Enigmatic Enrolment Trend in US Map-Interpretation Courses in Cartographica (volume 43, issue 3), pp. 221-226.
  • Jerry Green (2008) “Wellsville, Ohio, in the Nineteenth-Century Riverboat Era” in Upper Ohio Valley Historical Review, Vol. 31, No. 2
  • Jerry Green (2006) “Steubenville Riverboat Captains” in Upper Ohio Valley Historical Review, Vol. 29, No. 1
  • Jerry Green (2006) “From Steubenville to Paducah: The Steamboat Legacy of Elijah Murray” in S & D Reflector Vol. 43, No. 1.
  • Jerry Green (2004) “Riverboat Technology and Riverboat Builders for the Yukon River, 1896-1906″ in Alaska History 19, pp. 44-61.
  • Jerry Green (2004) “Steubenville, Ohio and the Nineteenth Century Steamboat Trade” in Ohio History, pp. 18-30.
  • Jerry Green (2003) “The Tragedy of Josephus Todd” in Upper Ohio Valley Historical Review 2003, Volume XXVI, No. 1, pp. 23-27.