The GeoTech Center produces a series of white-papers on our research efforts on a continuing basis.
Meet the New Remote Sensing Professionals
Summary of GeoTech Center's research on competencies and job characteristics of "Remote Sensing Technicians". Includes results of an employment survey and a summary of 3 DACUM Job Analyses.
GMCM GeoTech Evaluation
GeoTech Center's April 2012 evaluation of the proposed Geospatial Management Competency Model.
Inventory of Geospatial Workforce Competencies for GIS & Remote Sensing
Consolidation of 12 DACUM Job Analyses including 9 for GIS and 3 for Remote Sensing.
Remote Sensing DACUM Meta-Job Analysis
Consolidation of 3 DACUM Job Analyses for Remote Sensing Specialists conducted in San Jose (2009), Milwaukee (2011) and Denver (2011).
DACUM Job Analysis - Remote Sensing Specialist, CO, 2011
DACUM Job Analysis - Remote Sensing Specialist, WI, 2011
DACUM Job Analysis - Remote Sensing Specialist, CA, 2009
GeoTech Center Quick Fact for New Programs
This one pager contains the most necessary resources for starting a new geospatial academic program.
GIS / Geospatial Technician Workforce Competencies
Workforce tasks (Tier 7) and priority knowledge (Tier 6), skills and behaviors which are associated with the job of GIS/Geospatial Technician. These were identified by industry practioners through a national metaDACUM job analysis process which was conducted by the GeoTech Center in 2010.
What GIS Technicians Do: A Synthesis of DACUM Job Analyses - Supplemental Tables
Supplemental tables for the published article entitled "What GIS Technicians Do: A Synthesis of DACUM Job Analyses"; URISA Journal, Volume 22, Issue 2, 2010. Includes Table 3: DACUM Job Analyses for GIS Technician; Panel Information; Table 4: Tasks Performed by GIS Technicians Organized by Duty Categories; Table 5: Tasks Performed by GIS Technicians Grouped into Duty & Task Categories;... More