Thomas (Tom) HuberThomas (Tom) Huber

Professor
Columbine 2031
719.255.3790
thuber@uccs.edu
curriculum vitae

Education:

  • PhD, Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder, 1980
  • MA, Geography, Syracuse University, 1976
  • BS, Geography, USAF Academy, 1969

Research Interests:

  • Colorado Geography
  • Mountain Geomorphology/Soils
  • Remote Sensing for Resource Management

Research Projects:

  • Recently finished the UCCS Field Guide and Hayden Landscapes projects.  Starting on project to revisit on old geology guide of Colorado Springs.

Courses Taught:

  • Statistical Analysis in Geography
  • Writing Place
  • Mountain Environments
  • Geography of Colorado
  • Soils
  • Environmental Systems
  • Climate Change
  • Geomorphology

Awards and Honors:

  • 2012 University of Colorado, Thomas Jefferson faculty award winner
  • 2010 Winner of Individual Community Greenie Award from Veda (w/ Carole Huber)
  • 2009 UCCS Campus Sustainability Award (w/ Carole Huber)
  • UCCS Teacher of the Year
  • University of Colorado President’s Teaching Scholar
  • Fulbright Fellowship

Selected Publications:

  • Discovering Place - A UCCS Field Guide, ed. 2014
  • Hayden's Landscapes Revisited, University Press of Colorado, 2014
  • An American Provence, University Press of Colorado, 2011

Outreach and Service:

  • Board member - Rocky Mountain Field Institute
  • Board member - Catamount Center for the Geography of the Southern Rockies
  • Chair, Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion Task Force (2007-2008)
  • Member, University of Colorado President Search Committee (2005)
  • Vice Chancellor's Review Committee (2010 - present)
  • Director for UCCS 'Cafe Scientifique'