Chongming Wang


Chongming Wang received her MS and PhD in geography from Penn State University in 2011 and 2016 respectively. Chongming's research interests include natural hazards, disaster vulnerability, aging and older adults and mixed-methods research. She is currently a visiting postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at Penn State.

Course Spotlight

From Advanced Python Programming for GIS (GEOG 489), learn advanced applications of Python for developing and customizing GIS software, designing user interfaces, solving complex geoprocessing tasks, and leveraging open source.Visit the course.

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Richard Alley

Dr. Richard Alley has been with us since the beginning, with one of our first OPEN courses - Geology of the National Parks. See what he has to say about the OPEN.ED effort over ten years later.