IDCE Students Profiles

David Eitelberg (GISDE '2012)
IDCE Fellow

David Eitelberg (USA) graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2007 with B.A. in environmental studies and geography. While at UNC he was a decathlete on the track and field team, spent a summer abroad in Siberia, another in Ecuador and a semester at a biological research station in Highlands, North Carolina where he held an internship with the U.S. Forest Service studying upland peat bogs. After graduating he served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nicaragua working on sustainable agriculture and food security projects, including integrated pest management and nontraditional sources of nutrition, through a rural coffee cooperative. His research interests include GIS applications for the social ecology of climate change and water resources.