Chris Post | Department of Geography | Kent State University

Chris Post

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I am a cultural and historical geographer focusing on the heritage of place, particularly as it becomes manifest through commemoration, place naming, and sense of place. I have published chapters in the books Company Towns in the Americas, Social Memory and Heritage Tourism Methodologies, and Explorations in Place Attachment, and in the journals GeoforumAreaProfessional GeographerGeographical ReviewJournal of Cultural GeographyJournal of Geography, and Historical Geography. I serve on the board of the International Society of Landscape, Place, and Material Culture and chaired the Cultural Geography Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers. 


Courses Teaching

Spring 2018
  • World Geography
  • Geography of US and Canada
  • Nature and Society 
Job Title

Associate Professor

Job Department

Department of Geography





Office Hours

Office Hours: MW 10-noon, TR 2-3