Michael R. Busby, GISP                                                                               


Research Interests Include:

  • Technology and its effects on the pedagogy of Geography
  • Geography in Higher Education
  • Database design and implementation (SQL Server, Oracle, DB2)
  • Geography of the Holy Land
  • Geography of the Middle East / Southwest Asia
  • Demographic / Census mapping
  • Courses Taught:

    Publications and Presentations

  • HAZUS 101, CUSEC Regional Meeting, Henderson, KY; 2003
  • KYFW GAP Workshop for Teachers; 2002
  • GPS Workshop for The Experiential Learning Initiative, Hancock Biological Station; 2000
  • Introduction to GIS Workshop for Special Operations Aircraft Division, Ft. Campbell, KY; 1998
  • Kentucky Geographic Alliance Summer Institute; 1996 - 2000
  • Thesis: "Modeling Available Labor in Western Kentucky and Surrounding Counties;" 1996
  • "Measuring Your Community's Labor Availability," Kentucky Industrial Development Cabinet Winter Conference; February 22, 1996"
  • "Comprehensive Regional Development and GIS Technology: West Kentucky Corporation,"
  • Third Annual Kentucky GIS Conference; May 1995.
  • Grants/Contracts

    E-mail: michael.busby@murraystate.edu