Dr. Roger Wheate

Dr. Roger Wheate
Professor of Geography, GIS Coordinator
Graduate Program Chair, Natural Resources and Environmental Studies (NRES)

 University of St. Andrews (Ph.D.); Queen's University at Kingston (MA) ; University of St. Andrews (B.Sc. Hons.) 

New Lab Building 8-307
University of Northern British Columbia
3333 University Way
Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
V2N 4Z9
Phone: (250) 960-5865
Fax: (250) 960-6533


Cartography; GIS; remote sensing; map design and use; mapping from satellite image data

Dr. Wheate's interests cover the application of remote sensing and GIS across the spectrum of NRES (Natural Resource and Environmental Studies) faculty areas. His main focus lies in the integration of the geomatic sciences, cartographic output, feature extraction and terrain visualisation; special interests include mountain cartography / and glacier mapping using remote sensing.