Skip to side navigation Skip to content
The California State University

Publications

  • Sammler, K.G. 2018. Kauri and The Whale: Environmental Ontology in Aotearoa New Zealand. In Ocean Legalities: The Law and Life of the Sea, edited by I. Braverman and E. Johnson. Durham: Duke University Press.

  • Sammler, K.G. 2016. From Ocean Abyss to Vacuum of Space: Privatization in the Vertical Commons. In Association of Pacific Coast Geographers Yearbook, edited by J. Craine, 322. Palm Springs: University of Hawai’i Press.

  • Sammler, K.G. 2016. Book Review: "Seascapes: Shaped by the Sea" edited by Mike Brown & Barbara Humberstone. The Canadian Geographer: (in Press).

  • Sammler, K.G. 2016. The Deep Pacific: Island Governance and Seabed Mineral Development. In Island Geographies: Essays and Conversations, edited by E. Stratford. New York: Routledge.

  • Sammler, K.G. and L. House-Peters. 2013. Tracing L.A.’s Marine Topographies: Climate, Currents, & Calamari. American Association of Geographers Newsletter 48.

  • Sammler, K.G. 2013. Book review: "Island Enclaves: Offshoring, Creative Governance and Subnational Island Jurisdictions” By Godfrey Baldacchino. Cultural Geographies 20: 262.

  • Sammler, K.G. 2013. Book Review: "Island Enclaves: Offshoring, Creative Governance and Subnational Island Jurisdictions” By Godfrey Baldacchino. Current Issues in Comparative Education 15: 181-183.

  • Kursinski, E., A. Otarola, D. Ward, A. Young, S. Albanna, C. Groppi, R. Stickney, M. Stovern, B. Wheelwright and B. Duffy. 2010. Active Temperature, Ozone and Moisture Microwave Spectrometer (ATOMMS), a new global climate sensor. 2010 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium: 2952-2955.

return to top

Educational Background

  • 2016 – Ph.D, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (Geography)

  • 2009 – M.S., The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (Atmospheric Sciences)

  • 2005 – B.S., University of Oregon (Physics)

return to top

Grants

  • Junior Scholar Travel Grant

  • East Asia Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI)

  • Graduate and Professional Student Council—Research Grant

  • Social & Behavioral Sciences Research Institute–Dissertation grant

  • Chancellor’ s Office Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Award

  • Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship: Oceanic Studies: Seas as Sites & Subjects of Interdisciplinary Inquiry

return to top

Positions & Honors

  • 2016 – Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, The University of Arizona

  • 2015 – Invited Speaker – East Asia Pacific Summer Institute orientation, National Science Foundation

  • 2015 – Political Geography Specialty Group Student Paper Competition, honorable mention, American Association of Geographers (Ocean Governance and Seabed Mineral Development in the South Pacific)

  • 2015 – Tom McKnight and Joan Clemens Award Outstanding Student Paper, Association of Pacific Coast Geographers (From Ocean Abyss to Vacuum of Space: Privatization in the Vertical Commons)

return to top