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Biography

Prof. Jayajit Chakraborty

Department of Geography, Environment, and Planning

University of South Florida, USA

Professor

 

Email: jchakrab@usf.edu

 

Qualifications

1999 Ph.D. in Geography, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

1993 M.S. in Urban and Regional Planning, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

1993 Graduate Certificate in Transportation Studies, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

1991 B. Arch. in Architecture, Bengal Engineering College, University of Calcutta, India

 

Publications (Selected)

  1. 2013. Grineski S E, Collins T, and Chakraborty J, “Hispanic Heterogeneity and Environmental Injustice: Intra-Ethnic Patterns of Exposure to Cancer Risks from Traffic-Related Air Pollution In Miami” Population and Environment. DOI: 10.1007/s11111-012-0184-2.
  2. 2013. Grineski S E, Collins T, Chakraborty J, and McDonald Y, “Environmental Health Injustice: Exposure to Air Toxics and Children’s Respiratory Hospital Admissions in El Paso, Texas” The Professional Geographer. 65(1): 31-46.
  3. 2012. Chakraborty J, "Cancer Risk from Exposure to Hazardous Air Pollutants: Spatial and Social Inequities in Tampa Bay, Florida" International Journal of Environmental Health Research. 22(2): 165-183.
  4. 2011. Chakraborty J, Maantay J A, and Brender J D, “Disproportionate Proximity to Environmental Health Hazards: Methods, Models, and Measurement” American Journal of Public Health. 101 (S1), S27-S36.
  5. 2011. Brender J D, Maantay J A, and Chakraborty J, “Residential Proximity to Environmental Hazards and Adverse Health Outcomes” American Journal of Public Health. 101(S1), S37-S52.
  6. 2011. Basu P, and Chakraborty J, “New Technologies, Old Divides: Linking Internet Access to Social and Locational Characteristics of U.S. Farms” GeoJournal, 76 (5), 469-481.
  7. 2011. Collins T, Grineski S E, Chakraborty J, and McDonald Y, “Understanding Environmental Health Inequalities through Comparative Intracategorical Analysis: Racial/ethnic Disparities in Cancer Risks from Air Toxics in El Paso County, Texas” Health & Place, 17(1), 335-344.
  8. 2011. Gilbert A, and Chakraborty J, “Using Geographically Weighted Regression for Environmental Justice Analysis: Cumulative Cancer Risks from Air Toxics in Florida” Social Science Research, 40(1), 273-286.
  9. 2010. Stein D O, and Chakraborty J, “Racial, Ethnic, and Socioeconomic Disparities in Exposure to Fast Food: A Geographic Analysis in Hillsborough County, Florida” Florida Public Health Review, 7, 83-92.
  10. 2009. Landry S A, and Chakraborty J, “Street Trees and Equity: Evaluating the Spatial Distribution of an Urban Amenity” Environment and Planning A, 41(11), 2651-2670.
  11. 2009. Chakraborty J, “Automobiles, Air Toxics, and Adverse Health Risks: Environmental Inequities in Tampa Bay, Florida” Annals of the Association of American Geographers, 99(4), 674-697.
  12. 2009. Salkowe R S, and Chakraborty J, "Federal Disaster Relief in the U.S.: The Role of Political Partisanship and Preference in Presidential Disaster Declarations and Turndowns" Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, 6(1), 28.
  13. 2008. Basu P, and Chakraborty J, “The Other Side of Sprawl: A County-Level Analysis of Farm Loss In Florida” Southeastern Geographer; 48(2), 299-313.
  14. 2008. Gilbert A, and Chakraborty J, “Health Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants: Analyzing Environmental Injustice in Florida” The Florida Geographer; 39, 71-94.
  15. 2008. Basu P, and Chakraborty J, “Land, Labor, and Rural Development: Analyzing Participation In India’s Village Dairy Cooperatives” The Professional Geographer, 60(3), 299-313.