Susan Wolfinbarger

Project Director

Susan Wolfinbarger, Ph.D., is the Project Director for the Geospatial Technologies and Human Rights Project. She holds a Ph.D. in Geography from the Ohio State University and an M.A. in Geography from the George Washington University. Her work focuses on the conceptualization, development, and deployment of geospatial technologies and information for human rights-related issues. Her research interests focus on the use of satellite remote sensing as evidence in legal cases, particularly those related to human rights; advancing human rights outcomes through geospatial documentation; feminist and critical views of technology; and the implications and ethics related to the rapid rise in the use of geographic technologies, including volunteered geographic information.