Faculty Profile for Dr. John P Tiefenbacher

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Dr. John P Tiefenbacher
Professor — Dept of Geography & Environmntl Studies
ELA 361
phone: (512) 245-8327

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Yariyan, P., Omidvar, E., Karami, M., Cerda, A., Pham, Q. B., & Tiefenbacher, J. P. (2022). Evaluating novel hybrid models based on GIS for snow avalanche susceptibility mapping: A comparative study. Cold Regions Science and Technology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coldregions.2021.103453
  • Ardakani, A. H. H., Shojaei, S., Shahvaran, A. R., Kalantari, Z., Cerda, A., & Tiefenbacher, J. P. (2022). Selecting potential locations for groundwater recharge by means of remote sensing and GIS and weighting based on Boolean logic and analytic hierarchy process. Environmental Earth Sciences, 81(8), 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-021-10071-4
  • Tiefenbacher, J. P. (Ed.). (n.d.). Environmental Management: Pollution, Habitat, Ecology, and Sustainability. London, England: InTechOpen.
  • Tiefenbacher, J. P. (n.d.). Preface. In Environmental Management: Pollution, Habitat, Ecology, and Sustainability. London, England: InTechOpen.
  • Mohammady, M., Pourghasemi, H. R., Amiri, M., & Tiefenbacher, J. P. (2021). Spatial modeling of susceptibility to subsidence using machine learning techniques. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 35, 1689–1700. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00477-020-01967-x

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Professor of International Studies, International Studies Program. January 1, 2008 - 2021
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts Achievement Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activity., College of Liberal Arts, Texas State University. January 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Teaching Award of Honor, Texas State University. January 2020 - May 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor Award, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. April 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Professor of International Studies. August 2008 - August 2011

Selected Grants

  • Faroughi, Salah Aldin (Principal), Tesic, Jelena (Co-Principal), Tiefenbacher, John P (Co-Principal). ESMs Latent Space Exploration for Uncertainty Quantification and Spatiotemporal Downscaling, DOE-BER, Federal, $150000. (Funded: August 2022 - June 2024). Grant.
  • Faroughi, Salah Aldin (Principal), Sharif Khodaei, Zahra (Co-Principal), Tamir, Dan (Co-Principal), Tiefenbacher, John (Co-Principal). Big Data Compression, Reduction, and Intelligent Fusion for Technology-enhanced Infrastructures, TXST MIRG, Texas State University, $30000. (Funded: August 2022 - September 2023). Grant.
  • Tiefenbacher, John P. Research Enhancement Grant. "Geographic Assessment of Roadway Hazards at Water Crossings during Flash-Flood Events in Central Texas.", Research Enhancement Program, Institutional (Higher Ed), $8000. (Funded: 2005). Grant.
  • Tiefenbacher, John P. Natural Hazards Research and Applications Information Center--Quick Response Grant. (Funded: 2000). Grant.
  • Tiefenbacher, John P (Principal). Assessing Vulnerability to Disaster Due to Disability in a City in the Russian Arctic, Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University, $5597. (Funded: January 1, 2022 - June 1, 2023). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Texas State Family Campaign
January 2021-Present
Guest Editor of Special Issue "Sustainability of Wine in the Face of Global Warming and Climate Change"
September 2019-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
Journal of Geographical Research
September 2018-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
International Journal of Wine Research
July 15, 2017-Present
Senior Editor
The Southwestern Geographer