Email: samuel_otterstrom@byu.edu
Office: 690F SWKT
Phone: 801-422-7751
Samuel Otterstrom, Professor

Department: Geography

Vita

Bio


Born and raised in Spokane, Washington. Mission to Albuquerque, New Mexico. Married with nine children. BS, and MS in Geography from BYU. Former planner in Okanogan County, Washington. PhD from Louisiana State University in Geography.

Education

  • PHD, LOUISIANA ST UNIV A + M, 1997
  • MS, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY, 1994
  • BS, BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY, 1990

Research Interests

Historical Geography of the U.S., Population and Settlement Geography, Genealogy and Geography, and Urban Planning

Awards

  • Alcuin Fellowship in General Education, BYU - Undergraduate Education, 2019

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of American Geographers

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