People

Mark R. Howland


Mark R. Howland

Cartographer
Office: 402 Davis Hall
Phone: 815.753.6831
E-mail: m.howland@niu.edu

Angels Landing

Angel's Landing hike in Zion National Park, UT.

Ribbon Falls

Ribbon Falls, North Kaibob Trail, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ.


Educational Background

B.S., Northern Illinois University, 1986

Professional

I've been with Geology and Environmental Geosciences since April of 1996. For 10 years prior to that I worked for the Geography department in the Cartography Lab. My job responsibilities mainly involve the production of graphics (digital files/prints and poster sessions) for faculty and graduate student publications and presentations. I'm also in charge of maintaining our departmental web site and Facebook page.

I work on a Mac platform with the following equipment:

CPU - Mac Pro with 2-2.26 GHz Quad Core Dual Processors / 6GB RAM / CD-DVD RW Drive / 640GB HD
Monitor - 23" Apple Cinema Display
Wide Format Printer - HP DesignJet Z5400 (44")
ProMount 4510+ 42" Laminator
Color Laser Printer - Kyocera FS-C5350DN (with duplexer)
Laser Printer - HP LaserJet 5000N
Photo Printer - Epson Stylus Photo R800
Flatbed Scanner - Epson Perfection 4180 Photo
Document Scanner - Epson GTS50