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Faculty: Mark Bjelland

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Biography

  • Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Education

  • BCE (Civil Engineering), University of Minnesota, with High Distinction
  • MSCE (Environmental Engineering), University of Washington
  • MCS (Theology and Ethics), Regent College, Vancouver
  • Ph.D. (Geography), University of Minnesota
  • Fulbright German Studies Award
  • Fulbright Cardiff University Award

Professional Experience

  • Environmental engineering consultant 1988-1994
  • Taught at Gustavus Adolphus College, Saint Peter, MN (1998-2013)
  • Joined the GEO department in 2013

Research interests

  • Urban environments
  • Urban planning
  • Water resources
  • Religion and place
  • Geographic information systems

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Current teaching

Publications

Curriculum Vitae Word | .pdf

Contact

Mark Bjelland
mdb38@calvin.edu
616.526.6648
North Hall 083