Faculty Profile for Dr. Richard G Boehm

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Dr. Richard G Boehm
Professor - Endowed Chair — Department of Geography
ELA 145
phone: (512) 245-3615

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Boehm, R. G. (2018). Discovering World Geography. Columbus, OH: Glencoe, McGraw Hill.
  • Boehm, R. G. (2018). Geography: The Human and Physical World. Columbus, OH: Glencoe, McGraw Hill.
  • Boehm, R. G., Solem, M., & Zadrozny, J. (2018). The rise of powerful geography. The Social Studies, 109(2), 125–135.
  • Solem, M., & Boehm, R. G. (2018). Research in geography education: Moving from declarations and road maps to actions. International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education, 27(3), 191–198.
  • Solem, M., & Boehm, R. G. (2018). Transformative research in geography education: the role of a research coordination network. The Professional Geographer, 70(3), 374–382.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Appointed Co-Coordinator of the Texas Alliance for Geographic Education by the National Geographic Society. 1986 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Journal of Geography Award for Best Article Related to Teaching in Elementary Schools for "Teaching Place Names and Locations in Grades 4-8: Maps of Errors" (with J. Petersen). Journal of Geography, Vol. 86, No. 4, July-August 1987, pp. 167-170. 1925 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: , Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research/Creative Activity. 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Distinguished Mentor Award, National Council for Geographic Education. 2010
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Distinguished Mentor Award, National Council for Geographic Education. 2010

Selected Grants

  • Boehm, Richard G. Iowa Geographic Alliance, $10000. (Funded: 2016). Grant.
  • Boehm, Richard G. Validating Geospatial Thinking in Modules: An Analytical Approach by Early Career Scholars, Workshop funded by Grosvenor Center. (Funded: May 2016). Grant.
  • Boehm, Richard G, Boehm, Richard G.. RAPID Research, National Science Foundation, $200000. (Funded: 2015). Grant.
  • Boehm, Richard G. Iowa Geographic Alliance, $10000. (Funded: 2014). Grant.
  • Boehm, Richard G. Iowa Geographic Alliance, $2780. (Funded: 2013). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
Online Education Committee
2018-Present
Participant
Teaching Review Committee for Adjuncts and Grad Assistants
2016-Present
Co-PI
Research Coordination Network
June 2016-Present
Member
Editorial Board of Review of International Geographical Education Online
2009-Present
Member
Editorial Board for The Social Studies
2003-Present