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Michael D. Hendricks

Michael D. Hendricks

Mike Hendricks joined DGGS as a geospatial data manager and analyst in 2014. He is responsible for geospatial data management and distribution at DGGS. He also develops geospatial databases, GIS web services, tools, models and maps to support the Division's geologic mission. Previous to his position with the DGGS, Mike served on the faculty of the United States Military Academy's Geospatial Information Science Program, at West Point New York, where he taught GIS, designed cartographic products, and conducted applied research in land navigation education using location-based technology.

Education and/or Training

Ph.D. 2004, University of Maine, Spatial Information and Science and Engineering
M.S. 1994, University of South Carolina, Geography - Geographic Information Systems
B.S. 1986, University of Delaware, Civil Engineering

Projects and/or Research Interests

Professional Experience

2014-present, Geospatial Analyst, State of Alaska, Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, Fairbanks, AK
2004-2014, Associate and Assistant Professor of Geospatial Information Science, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
2000-2001, Executive Officer, 29th Topographic Engineering Battalion, Fort Shafter, HI
1999-2000, Geospatial Intelligence Officer, U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC), Fort Shafter, HI
1995-1998, Assistant Professor and Instructor of Geospatial Information Science, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY

Selected Professional Activities

Academic Achievement Award, United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF), 2011

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Selected Presentations


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