Indiana University Bloomington

Tom Evans

Tom Evans Professor, Department of Geography

Office: SB 102
TEL: 812-856-4587
Email: evansatindiana.edu

Curriculum Vitae
Webpage

Education

Ph.D., 1998, North Carolina

Research

  • Human-Environment Interactions
  • Agricultural Decision-making
  • Water Governance
  • GIS/Spatial Modeling

External Research Funding

Teaching

  • G237, Cartography and Geographic Information
  • G338/G538, Geographic Information Systems
  • G411/G511 Sustainable Development Systems
  • G438/G539, Advanced Geographic Information Systems
  • G439/G639, Topical Seminar in Spatial Analysis and Geographic Information Science
  • G501: Research Problems in Geography II

Representative Publications

  • Schmitt-Harsh M, Evans TP, Castellanos E, and Randolph JC. 2012. Carbon stocks in coffee agroforests and mixed dry tropical forests in the western highlands of Guatemala. Agroforestry Systems (Online First). http://www.springerlink.com/content/6573201101346488/fulltext.pdf.
  • Sweeney SP and Evans TP. 2012. An edge-oriented approach to thematic map error assessment. Geocarto International 27(1):31–56. DOI:10.1080/10106049.2011.622052.
  • Evans TP, Phanvilay K., Fox J, and Vogler J. 2011. An agent-based model of agricultural innovation, land-cover change and household inequality: the transition from swidden cultivation to rubber plantations in Laos PDR. Journal of Land Use Science 6(2-3):151–173.
  • Kelley H and Evans T. 2011. The relative influences of land-owner and landscape heterogeneity in an agent-based model of land-use. Ecological Economics 70(6):1075–1087.
  • Andersson K, Evans TP, and Richards KR. 2009. National forest carbon inventories: Policy needs and assessment capacity. Climatic Change 93:69–101.

Student Theses and Dissertations

  • Mikaela Schmitt-Harsh, PhD in progress
  • Monica Paulson-Priebe, PhD in progress
  • Chuck Winkle, M.A., completed 2010
  • Shanon Donnelly, PhD, completed 2009
  • Wenjie Sun, PhD, completed 2006