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Joseph Pierce

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office: Bellamy 309
Phone: 850/644-8382
Email: jpierce3@fsu.edu
Webpages: http://joepierce.org


Ph.D. Clark University, 2011


  • Urban theory
  • Political geography
  • Geographic information science
  • Land use policy

Current Research

  • The informal regulation of urban space/place
  • The sustainability of competing urban practices
  • The politics of place-making and urban development

Selected Publications

  • Joseph Pierce, Deborah G. Martin, Alex Scherr, and Amelia Greiner, 2012, “Urban politics and mental health: an agenda for health geographic research,” Annals of the Association of American Geographers 102(5) 1084-1092.

  • Joseph Pierce, Deborah G. Martin, and James T. Murphy, 2011, “Relational place-making: the networked politics of place,” Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 36(1) 54-70.

  • Joseph Pierce, 2010, “Reinvigorating the concept of land tenure for American urban geography,” Geography Compass 4(12) 1747-1757.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF file)


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