Douglas Rivet

Assistant Professor

Address: JC Long, 9 Liberty Street, Room 207
Office Hours: By appointment only
Phone: 843.953.5724

Douglas Rivet's interests are focused on the relationship between urban environments, policy, and development and rehabilitation outcomes. With a decade of experience in local government he teaches courses on urbanization, planning, and applications of geographic information systems.
Dr. Rivet received his undergraduate degree in geography from Eastern Michigan University, his M.A. from Western Michigan University for research on the application of geographic information systems for agricultural disease risk and his Ph.D. from Western University in London, Ontario, Canada where he researched how urban environments influence children and adults’ travel decisions.


Ph.D. Western University
M.A. Western Michigan University
B.S. Eastern Michigan University
Field of Specialization: Urban Geography