Dr. Matthew Connolly

Assistant Professor


Burdick 318 A

(501) 852-2640

Areas of Interest:

  • Environmental Geography
  • Water Resources
  • Human-Environment Interaction
  • GIS
  • Remote Sensing
  • Spatial Analysis



  •  Earth System Science
  •  Introduction to Physical Geography
  •  Principles of Geography
  • Geographic Information Analysis
  • Environmental Practicum



  • Ph.D. Texas State University, 2013
  • M.A. Geo. Texas State University, 2009
  • B.S. University of Colorado Denver, 2006



Connolly, Matthew H., and Ronald R. Hagelman III. 2015. Management implications of spatiotemporal non-stationarity in

              municipal water consumption patterns and drivers. Applied Geography 65(2015): 70-81.

              DOI: doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2015.11.003.

             This paper may be downloaded for free until January 8, 2016 using the following link: Applied Geography

Connolly, Matthew H., Ronald R. Hagelman III, and Sven Fuhrmann. 2012. Estimating residential carbon

              footprints for an American city. International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research 3(4): 103-122.

Hagelman III, Ronald R., Matthew H. Connolly, Elyse Zavar, and Khila R. Dahal. 2012. Disaster reconstruction and

               business geography following the 2007 Greensburg, Kansas Tornado. Environmental Hazards


Whitesides, Clayton J., and Matthew H. Connolly. 2012. Estimating fractional snow cover with fuzzy classification

                in mountain environments. International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research 3(3): 1-20.

Whitesides, Clayton J., Matthew H. Connolly, and Jason D. Arbogast. 2010. Predicting fractional snow cover.

                Papers of the Applied Geography Conferences 2010(33): 45-54.