Augustine Avwunudiogba

Associate Professor of Geography


Ph.D. in Geography - University of Texas, Austin

M.A. in Geography – University of  Southern Illinois, Edwardsville, Illinois

M.Sc. in Geography – University of Benin, Nigeria

B.Sc. in Geography – University Benin, Nigeria

Research interests: 

His areas of expertise include fluvial geomorphology (hydrology, watershed processes) environmental sustainability, and human modification of the natural environment.  He uses many geospatial techniques, including remote sensing, GIS, GPS, computer mapping and cartography, and quantitative methods.  His Ph.D. research focused on modeling soil erosion and river sediment loads and measuring hydrologic run-off in eastern Mexico.

Augustine Avwunudiogba

Contact Information

Office: Bizzini Hall, C-220
Phone: (209) 667-3574

Select Courses taught:

Introduction to Physical Geography, Geographer’s Toolbox, World Regional Geography, Human Ecology, Geography of Mexico and Central America, Africa, South of the Sahara, Geomorphology, Remote Sensing, Field Methods, and Geographic Thought.