Faculty Profile: Timothy Norris
Prior to arriving at the University of Miami Dr. Norris' doctoral work focused on community based mapping and participatory research methods as tools to mediate public/private relationships centered on the management and governance of natural resources in the global south. Tim holds a PhD in Environmental Studies (a.k.a. geography and a little ecology) from the University of California Santa Cruz; his doctoral work was funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Geographic Society. In another life, Dr. Norris was a GIS technician and data curator for the University of California Industry-University Cooperative Research Program.