Catherine L Hansen

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.A.: Geography/Geology, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, 1994.
  • M.A.: Geography, Minnesota State University, Mankato, 1998.

Specialties

  • GIS application and education, technical instruction, cartography
Courses Taught
  • GIS 5573: Introduction to Digital Mapping: ArcGIS Basics
  • Teaching experience at MSU at Mankato, N. Hennepin Community College, and the University of St. Thomas
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • GIS Support Specialist, MN.IT Services: Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources , 2015 - Present
  • GIS Lab Manager & Adjunct Faculty: University of St. Thomas, Geography Department , 2001 - 2015
  • GIS Consultant and Training Coordinator: Rowekamp Associates, Inc. , 2000 - 2002
  • GIS Analyst: SRF Consulting Group , 1998 - 2000
  • GIS Specialist: Mower County Soil and Water Conservation District , 1997 - 1998
Awards
  • Polaris Leadership Award, MN GIS/LIS Consortium, 2013
  • Distinguished Alumni Award, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, MSU, Mankato, 2001