Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Consulting

The Data Lab offers Geographic Information Systems (GIS), GPS field data collection, and Remote Sensing consultations to students, faculty and staff to help them integrate geospatial technologies and analysis into their research, projects, and course work.

Benefits and Features

The Data Lab offers advanced consultations and specialty services with our Geospatial Technologies and Data Science team by appointment.

Please contact DataLab-Support@elist.tufts.edu to schedule an appointment with:

  • Patrick Florance, Associate Director of Geospatial Technologies
  • Carolyn Talmadge, Senior GIS Specialist & Data Lab Manager
  • Chris Barnett, Senior Geospatial Analyst
  • Kyle Monahan, Statistics & Research Technology Specialist
  • Kristin Lee, Research Data Librarian
  • Annie (Joanna) Swafford, Digital Humanities Specialist

Consultation and specialty services include:

  • Advanced Statistical Consulting
  • Application Development
  • Data Acquisition
  • Data Conversion/Development
  • Database Design
  • Data Engineering/Cleaning
  • Data Management Plans
  • Digital Humanities
  • Geoprocessing & Spatial Analysis
  • Google Earth Development
  • Grant Writing
  • Guest Lecturers
  • Instruction & Training
  • Map Design
  • Project Planning & Management
  • Research & Project Assistance
  • Software Licensing
  • Specialty Workshops
  • Text Analysis

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Use Cases

Click here to see examples of fields in which GIS is being used in professional practice and research.

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