Geography & Environmental Studies at Aquinas College

Mary Clinthorne, Ph.D

Associate Professor of Geography
(616) 632-1054
AH 223


Dr. Clinthorne holds a Ph.D. in Geography from the University of Kansas, focusing on geographic techniques (GIS, cartography, & remote sensing).  She has previously held academic appointments at The University of Memphis and Western Michigan University. Dr. Clinthorne has presented at national and regional conferences, and she has published in the Journal of Soil and Water Conservation and in Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing.  At Aquinas, Dr. Clinthorne teaches Cartography, Geographic Information Systems, and World Regional Geography.


  • Ph. D., University of Kansas