Dr. Anthony C. Robinson is an associate professor and director of Online Geospatial Education at Penn State. He directs Penn State's Online Geospatial Education program. He is also assistant director for the GeoVISTA Center. Dr. Robinson is a cartographer who designs and evaluates geovisualization tools to improve geographic information utility and usability. He has worked in epidemiology, crisis management, national security, and education domains to develop and evaluate new methods for visualizing spatial data.