Earth and Ocean Sciences

Dr. Doug Gamble

Department Chair
Professor of Geography

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Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences
University of North Carolina Wilmington
601 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403-5944
Tel: 910 962-3778; Fax: 910 962-7077
email:,Personal Webpage

Climatology, Hydrology

M.A. (Geography) University of Georgia, 1993
Ph.D. (Geography) University of Georgia, 1997

Dr. Gamble teaches GGY 140 Introduction to Geography, GGY 333 Applied Climatology, GGY 340 Global Change, GGY 383 Geography of the Caribbean, GGY 420 Global Climate Change, and GGY 433 Weather Analysis and Forecasting.

Research Interests:
Dr. Doug Gamble is an applied climatologist with interests in hydrology, climate variability, and coastal and island environments of the Caribbean and the southeastern United States.His current research projects included monitoring of rainfall and other hydrologic variables in the Bahamas, assessment of current and past hydrodynamics of Salt River Bay, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, and investigation of double exposure vulnerability of small-holding farmers in St. Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica.