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David Arctur

Adjunct Assistant Professor


Besides his role as adjunct faculty for Geographic Information Systems in the Information School, Dr. David Arctur is a Research Fellow in the Jackson School of Geosciences ( , and Research Scientist in the Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering ( dept of the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. He was previously Director of Interoperability Programs at the Open Geospatial Consortium ( , and a member of technical staff for Esri ( GIS software company. His focus of interest is in interoperability and preservation of complex, heterogeneous data and models for geosciences research. Dr. Arctur is a Life Member of IEEE, AGU and EGU.

Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Florida; BS and MS degrees in the field of electrical power systems from the University of Texas at Austin

Year Semester Course Number Course Title
2013 Fall INF 385T Special Topics in Information Science: Introduction To Geographic Information Systems
2013 Spring INF 385T Special Topics in Information Science: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
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