Shaun Huston


Professor, Geography

503-838-8296 |
BEL 217

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Why I chose WOU

I chose WOU to be at an undergraduate, teaching-focused university.

At WOU since


Course schedule

Fall 2019
11581 GEOG207 GEOGRAPHY AND FILM W 1600-1850 ED 217
11477 GEOG107 PEOPLE, SPACE AND PLACE TR 1000-1150 BELL 332
11581 GEOG207 GEOGRAPHY AND FILM M 1600-1650 NPE 113

Areas of responsibility

Geography, Film Studies, Sustainability. I am also on the advisory boartd for Interdisciplinary Studies and coordinator of the First-Year Seminar in the General Education Program:


What you will do and learn in my courses

In most of my courses, you will learn about place, landscape and people, with a focus on popular cultiures and how geographies are produced, and implicated in, the exercise of power.


I am a professor in the Department of Geography and Sustainability and Program in Film Studies.

Teaching focus

 cultural and political geography, North America

Research areas

cultural geography, political geography, American West, place & landscape, popular cultures, visual methodologies

Graduate courses taught

Undergraduate courses taught

Publications and Presentations

Details about my scholarly and creative work are available here:

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