Shawn Landry

Research Associate Professor & Director, USF Water Institute


Office: CHE 304C
Phone: 813.974.4590


  • Ph.D., University of South Florida (2013)
  • M.S., University of South Florida (2005)
  • B.S., University of New Hampshire, Durham (1992)


My research contains a balance of academic and applied research, technical transfer services and community engagement. I often address issues related to water, wetlands, urban forest and land cover change. There are several themes that infuse my research: the spatial and temporal dynamics of human-environmental interactions, environmental equity, water resource management and policy, applied geospatial technology and online public education and decision support systems. Examples of the long-term websites that my colleagues and I developed include:

Specialty Area

Environmental Geography, Remote Sensing, Geospatial Analysis, GIS/GPS, Decision Support Systems