Keith West

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Keith West

Associate Dean / Assistant Professor
Geography-Geology

F-107

keith.west@uwc.edu
(715) 735-4300 x4352
Office Hours / Schedule 

Fall 2014

GEO/GLG 170 Disasters: Living on the Edge MW 3:30-4:45 pm F-108

GEO 130 Human Impact on the Environment (Blended) Lec: T 3:00-4:15 pm L-102; Lab: Th 3:00-5:00 pm F-108

Office (F-107):  MW 2:30-3:20 pm; Th 2:00-2:50 pm; or by appointment

Statement 

Keith spent eight years in private industry working in production research as well as quality and environmental management.  He also worked as an Industrial Recycling Specialist with UW-Extension’s Solid & Hazardous Waste Education Center (SHWEC) for many years prior to accepting a full-time position at UW-Marinette in 2002.  His lifetime teaching experience includes every level from third grade to college undergraduate. 

Keith's research focus usually involves industrial ecology and pollution control, but he also enjoys military geography -- particularly of the American Civil War -- and political or social history. 

Keith has served as Associate Campus Dean since the Fall of 2013.

Education 

Ph.D. Geography, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee 2006 
M.S. Geography, University of Idaho 1982
B.A. History, Western New Mexico University 1979