Jing Gao

Jing Gao

Assistant Professor of Geospatial Data Science

Office Location
210 Pearson Hall
125 Academy Street
Newark, DE 19716


  • Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences
  • Data Science Institute (DSI)
  • Delaware Environmental Institute (DENIN)



  • Ph.D., Geography (Minor: Computer Science), University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2013;
  • M.S., GIS and Cartography, University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2008;
  • B.S., Remote Sensing and GIS, Beijing Normal University, 2005.


Research Interests

Geospatial data science; machine learning; data mining; uncertainty quantification; human dimensions of global environmental change; urbanization; spatial population.



List of published works


More Information

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Association of American Geographers (AAG)
  • Population Association of America (PAA)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • Earth Science Women's Network (ESWN)