Professor Matt Zorn's teaching and research interests focus on climatology, environmental conservation, meteorology, natural environmental hazards, hydrology, fluvial/coastal geomorphology, and quantitative methods.
He has taught geography at West Georgia College, Catawba Valley Community College, and the University of Florida. In addition to his teaching experience, Prof. Zorn worked as a GIS analyst for a consulting firm, and directed a GIS and remote sensing lab for a minorities upward bound program. He served for four years as a park ranger/interpreter in the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina and the Chaco Culture National Historical Park in New Mexico. He has chaired several sessions, presented nearly a dozen papers, and published five essays on the national level of geographic research.
Prof. Zorn earned his Ph.D. in geography from the University of Florida. He earned both his M.A. in geography and his B.A. in geography and interdisciplinary/environmental studies from Appalachian State University. He joined the Carthage faculty in 1997.
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