Kelly Sims

Kelly Sims

Graduate Research Associate

Phone: (865) 576-9366
Fax: (865)  241-6261
Email: simskm@ornl.gov

Expertise

Population Distribution and Dynamics
Spatial Modeling

Education

MS, Geography, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, TN (May 2014)
BA, Geography, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, TN (2009)
     -minor: Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management

Professional Experience

2012 – Present, Graduate Research Associate, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and Oak Ridge National      Laboratory
2009 – 2012, Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
Spring 2009, Higher Education Research Experience (HERE) Fellowship, Oak Ridge National Laboratory,
      Oak Ridge, TN

Awards, Honors, and Certifications

  • Cum Lade, University of Tennessee – Knoxville (2006, 2008)

Professional Interests

  • GIS, remote sensing, spatial modeling, population

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