Daoqin Tong

Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5302
Senior Sustainability Scientist
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5302
Assoc Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
5302

Biography

Daoqin Tong is an associate professor in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning at Arizona State University. Tong received her doctorate in geography and master's in civil engineering from The Ohio State University. Tong’s research has mainly focused on the use of spatial analytics including spatial optimization, geographic information system (GIS), spatial statistics and big data to support urban and regional studies concerning locational decisions, transportation, food access, and public health. Her recent projects include modeling spatial data uncertainty, collaborative geodesign for alternative fuel locations, modeling vector-borne disease spread at various spatial scales, analyzing issues with urban food access and urban agriculture, and examining rainwater as potential resource for water independence in desert cities. 

Education

  • Ph.D. Geography, The Ohio State University
  • M.A.S. (Master of Applied Statistics), Statistics, The Ohio State University
  • M.S. Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, The Ohio State University
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Shanghai for Science & Technology, China

Courses

Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
GIS 211 Geographic Info Science I
PUP 576 GIS Workshop
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
GIS 461 Optimization Fundamentals
GIS 561 Optimization Fundamentals
PUP 581 Optimization Fundamentals
PUP 591 Seminar
GCU 591 Seminar