Associate Professor, Morgan State University
Participation in DITE: Cohort 4 Fellow
Dr. Linda Loubert is a Political Economist with a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Dallas. She is an Associate Professor in the Economics Department at Morgan State University. Dr. Loubert is a certified Geographical Information Systems (GIS) professional and has used GIS for more than 20 years to support her spatial analysis of socioeconomic data. She has published numerous articles that include spatial analysis of socioeconomic data, an approach now better known as Geodemographics. She especially enjoys bringing trending GIS tools to the classroom, where her students majoring in Economics learn the value of this emerging technology for economists. In addition to bringing these tools to faculty and students on Morgan’s campus, she also collaborates with women in GIS from other countries.