Editor, Space and Place

George F. Roberson, PhD

Cultural Geographer, Urbanist: member of Association of American Geographers (AAG) Washington, DC

Chair, Partners for International Collaboration and Education (PICE)

Publisher and Director, Collaborative Media International (CMI)

Co-Convener, Annual Tangier International Conferences - International Centre for Performance Studies (ICPS) Tangier, Morocco

Fulbright Scholar (US State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs) to Morocco through the Moroccan American Commission for Educational and Cultural Exchange (MACECE)

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Geosciences, Geography Human Dimensions Research Group, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Board Member (communications/social media; volunteer programming), Fulbright Association - Colorado Chapter

Locations: Denver, Colorado (USA); Amherst, Massachusetts (USA); Tangier (Morocco). Research synergies in development: Mexico City (Mexico); proposals sought for additional sites.

Degrees: Phd Geosciences (Human Geography), MS Geography; BA American Studies


Biography: home, education, sporting life, professional life

International exploration: fifty-plus countries and territories -- Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe

Research: sense of place, spirit of place, visualization, mobility, phenomenology, Islam, North Africa and the Mediterranean Region

social theory, place theory, art and literary theories, feminist theory, postcolonial theory, alterity

Fulbright Research Scholar. For a press release and photo about the grant, click here and here (page 13, Grants and Awards).

Voices of Tangier International Conference, Tangier, Morocco.
For a press release and photo about my contributions to the conference, click here

Research Initiatives
• Tangier, Morocco – visitor narratives, citizen voices, and place-making at the cross roads of lands, seas and peoples. For project description and announcement, click here

Dome of the Rock and the Western Wall
Roberson © 2001

Marrakech Souq, Morocco
© 2000

Boys in Mali-Ville, GuineĆ©, Roberson © 2000

Kowloon from Hong Kong Island, Roberson © 1999