James P. DoernerJames P. Doerner, Professor
Department of Geography
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Northern Colorado
Campus Box 115
Candelaria Hall 2096
Greeley, CO 80639
Dr. Doerner has a B.S. in Geography from Oklahoma State University. He earned both his M.A. and Ph.D. in geography from the University of Denver. Doerner started his career at the University of Northern Colorado in 1994 where he teaches courses in physical geography, biogeography, world geography, quantitative techniques, and Asia. Jim is a biogeographer with research interests in palynology, dendrochronology, paleoenvironmental reconstructions, and landscape response to climate change. He has conducted fieldwork in the Southern Rocky Mountains and in southwest Turkey. Currently he serves as the Faculty Sponsor of Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU), an international honor society in geography. He served the co-coordinator of the Colorado Geographic Alliance from 1999 to 2003.