Christopher Atchison

Christopher L Atchison

Associate Professor, Geoscience Education

Teachers College


CECH Teacher Education & Leadership - 0022

2610 McMicken Circle
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221

Professional Summary

Dr. Atchison specializes in Geoscience Education.  His research interest includes fostering full access and inclusion in the Earth Sciences for students and scientists with sensory, orthopedic, and developmental disabilities.  He is the Executive Director of the International Association for Geoscience Diversity (, an organization charged with advocating for students and geoscientists with disabilities, while promoting an accessible pathway into the Geoscience workforce through the development of innovative and inclusive research opportunities and instructional strategies.

Research Support

Grant: #2029920-02 / EAR-2029920 Investigators:Atchison, Christopher 05-01-2020 -04-30-2021 National Science Foundation RAPID: Teaching field geology without classes in the field - providing a robust capstone experience through digital resources Role:PI $5,304.95 Awarded Level:Federal

Contact Information

2610 McMicken Circle
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45221
Phone: 513-556-3613