Mark Giordano

Mark Giordano is Professor of Geography, Vice Dean for Undergraduate Affairs and Cinco Hermanos Chair in Environment and International Affairs in Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service.

Mark Giordano

His research focuses primarily on the international political dimensions of water, agriculture and the environment. He teaches classes on those topics and others including the (in)famous Map of the Modern World. As part of his interest in the use of art and objects in international affairs education, he sits is on the Boards of The Kentler International Drawing Center, Brooklyn and the Mokuhanga Project Space, Walla Walla. Prior to joining Georgetown, Mark held multiple roles at the Sri Lanka based International Water Management Institute, winner of the Stockholm Water Prize (the "Nobel Prize for Water"). He earlier served as a trade economist and a combine mechanic. Mark has spent a substantial part of his professional life in Asia and Africa and is from a small town in the other Washington.