Instruction at introductory and advanced levels is conducted by
a faculty whose teaching and research interests are diverse. All
major facets of the discipline are represented as are a number of
A variety of facilities is available for student use. Well-equipped laboratories are maintained for the conduct of research and instruction in physical geography and the technique fields Geographic Information Systems (GIS), cartography, air photo interpretation and remote sensing, meteorological instrumentation, and quantitative analysis. The department also operates a weather station.
The department has a computer laboratory for mapping, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and a variety of other applications. The department is also well-equipped for fieldwork.