Amber DeJohn (she/her), Human Geography PhD Candidate


Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Other Degrees:
2018 - B.A. with honour, Michigan State University, Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy; Economic Geography; Geographic Information Science
2019 - M.A., University of Toronto, Human Geography

Honours & Awards:
2019 - John Horner Graduate Scholarship
2017 - Beinecke Scholar
2017 - Frank H. Knight Scholarship
2014 - Edward J. Barant Scholarship

Michael Widener

Contact Information:

amber.dejohn [at]

Research Interests:

  • health geography
  • social isolation in later life
  • (im)mobilities
  • social technology

Teaching This Academic Year:

TA appointments for 2021-2022:
GGR274, Introductory Computation and Data Science for the Social Sciences

Past TA appointments:
GGR270, Introductory analytical methods
GGR386, Special topics in GIS (Coding in ArcPy)
GGR272, Geographic Information & Mapping I
GGR373, Advanced Geographic Information Systems

Selected Publications:

See my Google Scholar page.