Dr. Jason Tullis
Department of Geosciences, 321 JBHT
Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701
|Degrees||Ph.D. University of South Carolina, 2003|
|M.S. University of South Carolina, 2001|
|B.S. Brigham Young University, 1999|
Jason A. Tullis is a Professor in the Department of Geosciences and a member of the Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST). He studied GIS and remote sensing with a BS (1999) at Brigham Young University and an MS (2001) and PhD (2003) at University of South Carolina. Dr. Tullis' research interests focus on remote sensing and GIS-assisted decision support for ecosystem services, provenance in GIS and remote sensing workflows, and forest biophysical remote sensing. He teaches GIS Workflows, Principles of Remote Sensing, Geospatial Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), and Remote Sensing of Natural Resources. Dr. Tullis served as the Associate Editor of GIScience and Remote Sensing, as a panelist for NSF and NASA, and as a contributor to Remote Sensing Handbook (CRC Press). In 2016-2017 he was nominated through the U.S. Department of State and selected by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) as a lead author for the “Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use” volume of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories. He has served as a technical adviser to NASA, EPA, and USAID in support of SERVIR’s Mesoamerica, Eastern and Southern Africa, and Himalaya regions.