Steven Reader

Associate Professor & Director, Graduate Certificate in GIS


Office: NES 215


Dr. Reader’s interests are in using GIScience and spatial statistics for social science applications. His current interest is in public health applications, specifically the two issues of cardiovascular death and low birth weight. Dr. Reader is also engaged in developing spatial statistical methodologies, particularly in the analysis of point pattern data.

Graduate Students

  • Semiha Ahmedova
  • Shakhawat Tanim

Specialty Area

GIScience and Spatial Statistics