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Osvaldo Muñiz-Solari

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Ph.D., Geography, University of Tennessee, 1991
Office:  ELA 359
Phone: 512.245.0375
Vita      HB2504 information
Research Interests:  Population Flows, Geographical Mobility, Regional Networks, Learning Strategies in Geography Education

Selected publications (see CV)

Edited Books:

Muñiz Solari, Osvaldo, Solem, Michael, Boehm, Richard (eds.) 2017. Learning Progressions in Geography Education - International Perspectives. National Center for Research in Geography Education. Springer.

Muñiz Solari, Osvaldo, Demirci, Ali, Van der Schee, Joop (eds.) 2015. Geospatial Technologies and Geography Education in a Changing World. International Geographical Union – Commission on Geographical Education (IGU-CGE). Springer-Japan.

Chapters in Books:

Muñiz Solari, O. 2021. Practicing Powerful Geographical Knowledge to Understand Interdependence. Chapter 8. In Mary Fargher, David Mitchell, Emma Till (eds.) Recontextualising Geography in Education. Springer. Pages 109 - 128.

Muñiz Solari, O., Jiang, L. 2019. The Shanghai Model for Global Geography Education. Part II – Asian Case Studies: Chapter 7. In Javier Calvo de Mora, Kerry J. Kennedy (eds.) Schools and Informal Learning in a Knowledge-based World. Asia-Europe Education Dialogue. New York: Routledge. Pages 99 - 118.

Muñiz Solari, O. 2018. Preparing Global Citizens in the United States. In Ali Demirci, Sara Bednarz, Rafael de Miguel González (eds.) Geography Education for Global Understanding. International Geographical Union Commission on Geographical Education (IGU-CGE), (IGU). Springer. Pages 205 – 213.

Refereed Journal Articles:

Muñiz Solari, Osvaldo. 2020. Networking through Online Geographic Learning: A Pan American Experience. Revista Geografica. IPGH-PAIGH, 2019-160: 149-172

Nguyen, NgocAnh; Muniz-Solari, Osvaldo; Dang, Dung Tien, Nguyen; and Thao Phuong. 2019. Reviewing Spatial Thinking in Geography Textbooks Questions from the Perspective of Spatial Thinking. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 338, 012042

Jiang, Lianfei; Duan, Yushan; Muniz Solari, Osvaldo; Li, Wentian; Gong, Qian; and Zhou, Weiguo. 2018. A Study of Transnational E-Learning by Collaboration. China Academic Journal., 6:96-102. [Chinese] 跨国在线协作学习模式研究

Courses Taught:


Geographical Analysis (GEO 5309)

Transportation Systems (GEO 5336)

Regional Analysis (GEO 5317)

Advanced Seminar (GEO 7371)

Theories & Methods in Geographic Education (GEO 5342-7342)


International Flows (GEO 4393)

Latin America (GEO 3308)

Population Geography (GEO 3349) – Face to Face and Full Online

World Regional Geography (GEO 1310) – Face to Face and Full Online