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Katy Rossiter

Assistant Professor of Geography
History, Political Science, & Geography
Hill Memorial 204C
525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810
Professional Experience: 
Ohio Northern University Department of History, Political Science, and Geography, Ada, Ohio
August 2016-   Assistant Professor of Geography
George Mason University Department of Geography and Geoinformation Science; Fairfax, Va.
January-May 2016 Adjunct Professor; Human Geography
United States Census Bureau  
July 2010-June 2016  Supervisory Geographer; U.S. Census Bureau Headquarters
October 2008-June 2010 Supervisory Geographer; Kansas City Regional Census Center
July 2005-September 2008 Supervisory Geographer; Denver Regional Census Center
Louisiana State University Department of Geography and Anthropology; Baton Rouge, La.
August 2004-June 2005 Research Assistant
August 2004-June 2005 Intern; U.S. Geological Survey



Ph.D. in Earth Systems and Geoinformation Science; George Mason University; Fairfax, Va.; December 2015.
Dissertation Title: Evaluating Multiple Criteria for (Re)districting

M.S. in Geography; Louisiana State University; Baton Rouge, La.; May 2005.
Thesis Title: Long-Term Changes and Variability in Northern Hemisphere Circumpolar Vortex

B.S. in Meteorology; Northern Illinois University; DeKalb, Ill.; May 2002.

Teaching Interests: 

Political Geography

Population Geography

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Physical Geography