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Dr. Len Brinkman

Specialities: historical, North America, Appalachia


Len Brinkman is a historical geographer whose interests lie in economic and demographic change in Appalachia. His teaching reflects these interests, as well as a more general interest in economic geography and the development of the North American regional landscape. Brinkman is responsible for the rigorous historical perspective that so many of the department’s students have brought to their research.

Contact Information

Dr. Len Brinkman
Ph.D., Wisconsin
Emeritus Professor
307 Burchfiel Geography Bldg.
Knoxville, TN 37996-0925
Phone: (865) 974-6035