Prof. Dr. M. J. KRAAK
Prof. dr. M.J. (Menno-Jan) Kraak (1958) comes from The Netherlands.
He owns a Doctoral (PhD) degree in Cartography of the Delft Technical University (1988). In 1996 he started working at the ITC as a Professor in Geovisual Analytics and Cartography (as of 2010 University of Twente).
He is currently a head of ITC’s Geo-Information Processing Department. He is a member of the editorial board of several international journals in the field of Cartography and GIScience (The Cartographic journal, Journal of Maps, Cartographica, Cartography and Geographical Information Sciences).
He has been active in the International Cartographic Association (ICA) as a Vice-President (since 2007), as a National Delegate, and also has been a (co-)chair of the Commission on Visualization and Virtual Environments (1995-2007). He has written more than 200 publications on Cartography and GIS.
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