Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameEVANS, Tom
AffiliationDepartment of Geography, Indiana University
PositionVisiting Research Fellow
Arrival day2008-04-20
Leaving the office day2008-08-15
Year of Birth 
Academic CareerUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1998)
Pre-Doctoral Trainee, Carolina Population Center(1998)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1989)
Professional CareerCo-Director, Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change (CIPEC), Indiana University (2006-)
Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Indiana University(2005)
Associate Director, Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change (CIPEC), Indiana University (2002)
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Indiana University (1999)
Post-Doctoral Fellow in GIS, Center for the Study of Institutions, Population, and Environmental Change (CIPEC), Indiana University(1998)
Higher DegreesB.A. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1989)
Ph.D.(University of North Carolina, 1998)
Fields of SpecializationGeography



【Original Articles】

Andersson KA, Evans TP, and Richards KR. 2009 National forest carbon inventories: Policy needs and assessment capacity. Climatic Change 93:69-101.

Tucker CM, Randolph JC, Evans TP, Andersson KP, Persha L, and Green GM. 2008 An approach to assess relative degradation in dissimilar forests: Toward a comparative assessment of institutional outcomes. Ecology and Society 13(1).

Evans TP, and Kelley H. 2008 Exploring historical dynamics of reforestation with an agent-based model for south-central Indiana. Geoforum 39(2):819-832.

Donnelly S, and Evans TP. 2008 Spatial patterns of ownership parcelization in south-central Indiana, 1928–1997. . Landscape and Urban Planning 84:230-240.

Messina J, Evans T, Manson S, Shortridge AM, Deadman P, and Verburg P. 2008 Complex systems models and the management of error and uncertainty. Journal of Land Use Science 3(1):11-25.

Parker DC, Entwisle B, Rindfuss RR, VanWey LK, Manson SM, Moran E, An L, Deadman P, Evans TP, Linderman M, Mussavi SM, and Malanson G. 2008 Case studies, cross-site comparisons, and the challenge of generalization: Comparing agent-based models of land-use change in frontier regions. Journal of Land Use Science 3(1):41-72.

Rindfuss R, Entwisle B, Walsh SJ, An L, Badenoch N, Brown DG, Deadman P, Evans TP, Fox J, Geoghegan J, Gutmann M, Kelly M, Linderman M, Liu J, Malanson GP, Mena CF, Messina J, Moran E, Parker DC, Parton W, Prasartkul P, Robinson DT, Sawangdee Y, VanWey LK, and Verburg P. 2008 Land use change: Complexity and comparisons. Journal of Land Use Science 3(1):1-10.

Manson S and Evans TP. 2007 Agent-based modeling of deforestation in southern Yucatán, Mexico, and reforestation in the Midwest United States. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104(52):20678-20683.

Evans TP, and Manson SM, 2007 Space, Complexity and Agent-Based Modeling. Special issue of Environment and Planning B 34(2):196-199. DOI:10.1068/b3402ed

Evans TP, Sun W, and Kelley H. 2006 Spatially explicit experiments for the exploration of land use decision-making dynamics. International Journal of Geographic Information Science 20(9):1013-1037.

Musacchio L, Ozdenerol E, Bryant M, and Evans TP. 2005 Changing landscapes, changing disciplines: Seeking to understand interdisciplinarity in landscape change research. Landscape and Urban Planning 73(4):326-338.