J. Nicholas Entrikin

Professor Emeritus Department of Geography

1255 Bunche Hall

Tel: (310) 825-7334

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Ph.D. Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison 1975

Research Interests

Cultural Geography
Geography Thought
Geography of Europe


Principal Investigator, “Geographical Literacy with an English-Learner Focus", Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE), U.S. Department of Education, $460,000


  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship,1984.
  • Wallace W. Atwood Lecturer, Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, 1988.
  • Honorary Visiting Director of Research, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), IRSAM-S.E.T., Université de Pau et Pays de L'Adour, France,1994.