Jennifer Rogalsky

Associate Professor of Geography and Sustainability Studies, Urban Studies Coordinator
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Jennifer Rogalsky has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2002.

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Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

  • M.S., Geography, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

  • B.S., Geography and Resource Management, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire


Urban geography & planning

Africa (Ghana)

Informal urban economies

Welfare reform and transportation

Gender in geography


  • GEOG 123: The Developing World

    An examination of the cultures, countries, and regions of Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, South and East Asia. Attention is focused on problems such as growing poverty and resource exhaustion, and population problems. Prospects for change are examined under different types of development strategies.

  • GEOG 363: Geog of Sub-Saharan Africa
  • GEOG 377: Urban Geography

    A study of the spatial distribution and spatial structure of urban places. A survey of the history of urbanization, examining the world distribution of cities from pre-history to the present. The role and structure of a city in modern industrial society. A survey of urban problems, and research and planning approaches to these problems.