Hilary Hungerford

Faculty Member

Dr. Hilary Hungerford

Biography

Welcome!

I am a human geographer specializing in human-environment interactions. I work on sustainability issues, both in West Africa and in Utah. If you are interested in how humans impact and are impacted by their environments, come talk to me!

Classes I teach at UVU:
GEOG 1000: Intro to Physical Geography
GEOG 130G: Survey of World Regions
GEOG 1400: Human Geography
GEOG 1600: Geography of Utah
GEOG 2000: Sustainability and Environment
GEOG 3110: Urban Geography

Education

Ph D, University of Kansas, 2012

Major: Geography

MA, University of Kansas, 2007

Major: Geography

BA, University of Northern Colorado, 2001

Major: Geography

Teaching

GEOG 3350

Geography of Africa, Fall 2022

GEOG 3200

Geography of Utah, Fall 2022

GEOG 489R

Student Research in Geography, Fall 2022

GEOG 3200

Geography of Utah, Summer 2022

GEOG 140G

Introduction to Human Geography SS GI, Spring 2022

GEOG 489R

Student Research in Geography, Spring 2022

GEOG 130G

Survey of World Geography GI SS, Spring 2022

Presentations

Stevens, Michael T. , McKasy, Meaghan , Blevins, Maria , Hernandez, Leandra , Williams, Scott , Hungerford, Hilary , Lindley, Betsy , International Association for Society and Natural Resources (IASNR) Annual Conference, "How Many People are Too Many? A Mixed-Methods Assessment of Visitor Perceptions at Capitol Reef National Park". (June, 2022)
Behrmann , Zoe , Lewis, Rebecca , Hungerford, Hilary , Great Plains Rocky Mountain division of American Association of Geographers annual meeting, "Utah Lake and the story of a lost community gathering place". ()
Bisig, Mutoni , Hungerford, Hilary , White, Justin , Great Plains Rocky Mountain division of American Association of Geographers annual meeting, "Measuring turf grass area in urban Utah". (April, 2021)
Hungerford, Hilary , American Association of Geographers annual meeting, "Using public, on-campus art in general education classes_ the case of Roots of Knowledge". ()
MacDonald, Chloe , Hungerford, Hilary , American Association of Geographers, Rocky Mountain / Great Plains regional meeting, "Linking lawns and culture in Utah County_ implications for conservation and the future of water for a fast growing region". ()
Bisig, Mutoni , Hungerford, Hilary , American Association of Geographers, Rocky Mountain / Great Plains regional meeting, "Perceptions of environmental change and forest islands in central Benin". ()

Scholarly/Creative Works

WSB, Jonathan Westover, Qudisat, Rasha , Raje, Janis , Cadet, Eddy , Hungerford, Hilary , Wang, Weihong , Westover, Jonathan , Blevins, Maria , Emerman, Steve , Cortez, Carlos , "GP-UP: Undergraduate Preparation through Multidisciplinary Service Learning at Utah Lake (UP--Utah Lake) Funding Program_ National Science Foundation, Improving Undergraduate STEM Education_ Geopaths (IUSE-Geopaths) Program Solicitation_ NSF 20-516" .
Hungerford, Hilary , Subulwa, Angela G., Chakravarty, Debjani , (2022) "The Insta-Gaze: investigating the endurance of stereotypes of Africa" . SOCIAL & CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY.
Hungerford, Hilary , Thackeray, Susan L, Smith, Anna-Lise , (2021) "Using Public, On-Campus Art in Teaching and Creating Community in Introductory Geography Courses" (Issue: 2, vol. 18). The Geography Teacher.
Cantrell, Randall , Hungerford, Hilary , Forthun, Larry , Irani, Tracy , Cantrell, Vance , others, Array , (2021) "Young migrants’ views of their present and future in Niamey and Niger" (Issue: 6, vol. 1). SN Social Sciences.
Hungerford, Hilary , Thackeray, Susan , Smith, Anna-Lise , (2021) "Using Public, On-Campus Art in Teaching and Creating Community in Introductory Geography Courses" (Issue: 2, vol. 18). United States: The Geography Teacher. https://doi.org/10.1080/19338341.2021.1895865
Hungerford, Hilary , Smiley, Sarah L, Blair, Taylor , Beutler, Samantha , Bowers, Noel , Cadet, Eddy , (2019) "Coping with Floods in Pikine, Senegal_ An Exploration of Household Impacts and Prevention Efforts" (Issue: 2, vol. 3). Urban Science.

Awards

Global / Intercultural Dean's Award

Utah Valley University Global / Intercultural Initiative - May, 2022

Active Citizen Award

Center for Social Impact, Utah Valley University

Board of Trustee Award of Excellence

Utah Valley University

Faculty Excellence Award

Utah Valley University

Excellence in Service

College of Science, Utah Valley University

Fulbright-Hays Fellowship

United States Department of State