Joseph Paul Stoltman, American Geography educator. Recipient Distinguished Faculty Scholar award Western Michigan U.
Stoltman, Joseph Paul was born on September 3, 1940 in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Bachelor, Center Washington U., 1962;
Master of Arts, University of Chicago, 1968;
Doctor of Philosophy, U. Georgia, 1971.
Professor geography, Western Michigan U., Kalamazoo, since 1971.
Author: World Geography, 1988, Geographic Education for Citizenship, 1990.
Member International Council Science Unions (member committee teaching science, secretary 1989-1996), International Geography Union (chairman 1980-1988, member of commission geografic educators), National Council Geography Education (George J. Miller award for distinguished service 1989), National Center Geography Education (board directors 1989-1993), Michigan Geography Alliance (coordinator 1989-1996).