Michael Libbee
Director: Michigan Geographic Alliance
Department of Geography & Environmental Studies
Geographic Education, Human Geography
Dow Science Complex 298

Dr. Libbee is a Professor of Geography at Central Michigan University.


  • Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1975
  • M.A., Syracuse University, 1971
  • B.A., University of Oklahoma, 1967

Teaching Areas

  • Geographic Education

Research Fields

  • Geographic Education
  • Teacher Preparation
  • Human Geography


  • Libbee, M. 1997. One teacher at a Time: The National Geographic Society's program to improve the quality of geographic education. Proceedings, 1997 National Governor's Conference on Quality in Education. pp. 252-262.
  • Libbee, M. 1997. The apparent conflicts, underlying issues, pragmatic solutions and future challenges of disciplines and the social studies in Michigan. Michigan Social Studies Journal. pp. 17-20. ‚Äč
  • Libbee, M. 1995. Strengthening certification guidelines. Journal of Geography 94: 501-04.