Dr. Jochen Albrecht is a professor of computational and theoretical geography at Hunter College, City University of New York. Prior to that, he has taught at the universities of Maryland, Wisconsin, and Auckland, New Zealand. He is the author of one textbook and over fifty refereed articles. Jochen has taught GIS to thousands of students and supervised over 20 masters and six PhD theses.
Jochen has been editor of Transactions in GIS and the URISA Journal. He served on the Board of Directors of URISA as well as of the Board of the Cyberinfrastructure Specialty Group of the AAG. He is a former Chair of AURISA and the Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group of the AAG.