Texas Tech University

Regional Geography

regional.jpgWithin the geography program, faculty research and expertise is largely focused on the United States, the American Southwest, the Great Plains, Texas and the Llano Estacado. Heritage tourism of the American south as well as Africa is an area of emphasis.

From an international perspective, faculty research and expertise is focused on Latin America, South America, Europe, China and Africa. 

 

 

 

 

Faculty Expertise in Regional Geography

Dr. Perry Carter, geography of the United States.

Dr. Jeff Lee, geography of the American Southwest, Texas and the Llano Estacado.

Dr. Kevin Mulligan, geography of the American Southwest, Great Plains and Southern High Plains.

Instructors

Linda Jones, world regional geography, geography of the American Southwest, Texas and Europe.

Research and Teaching Facilities

Courses

  • GEOG 2351 World Regional Geography
  • GEOG 3351 Geography of Urban Places
  • GEOG 3352 Geography of the United States and Canada
  • GEOG 3356 Geography of Texas
  • GEOG 3363 Geography of South America