Guillermo Douglass-Jaimes

Guillermo Douglass-JaimesAwardee: Guillermo Douglass-Jaimes, Assistant Professor of Environmental Analysis

Guillermo Douglass-Jaimes is an assistant professor of Environmental Analysis at Pomona College. He is an interdisciplinary social scientist, using critical GIS and community mapping to reveal the links between place and health through a Just! GIS. His work is situated in global health equity and is driven by an interest and inquiry in how conceptions of place and identity can be products of social marginalization as well as sources for community resilience.

Title: Just! GIS: An Inclusive, Participatory, and Collective Learning Model for Intro and Advanced Geographic Information Systems Courses

Goal: To develop a series of tutorials and templates for learning QGIS, ArcGIS Pro, and ArcGIS Online to be used in EA 101: Just! GIS I; and EA 102: Just! GIS II, courses that aim to bridge the practical, theoretical, and ethical demands for GIS