Matthew C. Simon, MA
Research and Evaluation Unit
Campus Box 8165
2002 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill BS, Environmental Science
2009 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill MA, Geography
Matthew Simon, MA, GISP is a Research Associate and GIS Analyst in the research and evaluation unit at the North Carolina Institute for Public Health at the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health. Mr. Simon earned a MA in Physical Geography from UNC in 2009 where his research focused on mapping conservation value in the Sandhills of NC. He is also certified as a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Professional through the GIS Certification Institute. He is responsible for providing technical assistance and guidance to state and local public health agencies with data collection and spatial analysis projects related to emergency preparedness and other community-wide or regional public health concerns.