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Dr. Francis A. Galgano
Associate Professor and Department Chair
Department of Geography and the Environment
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

G67 Mendel Science Center
Office: 610.519.3337
Fax: 610.519.3338


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Virginia Military Institute, B.S., Biology, 1976–1980, Degree awarded 15 May 1980

University of Maryland, College Park, M.A., Geography (Geomorphology), 1987–1989, Degree awarded, 20 May 1989

United States Army Command and General Staff College, 1992–1993, Degree awarded, 4 June 1993

University of Maryland, College Park, Ph.D., Geography (Geomorphology), 1995–1998, Degree awarded, 25 May 1998

Work History:

United States Army, May 1980–December 2007, retired, Lieutenant Colonel, 31 December 2007

United States Military Academy, Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering

  • Instructor: June 1989–June 1992
  • Assistant Professor: June 1998–June 2002
  • Associate Professor: June 2002–November 2007
  • Geography Program Director: June 2002–October 2007

Villanova University, November 2007–Present

  • Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Geography and the Environment: November 2007–Present