Levente Juhász

My Mission

Push the boundaries of science with inclusive geospatial software and data.


I have been involved in volunteer, open-source and open data initiatives in the geospatial domain on multiple levels over the last decade. I have been a data contributor, translator, coommunity organizer, researcher and advocate. I am passionate about OsGeo’s mission.


Publication list on Google Scholar.



2018: PhD, Geomatics, University of Florida, USA

2013: MSc, Geography – Geoinformatics, University of Szeged, Hungary


Previous experience

2023 – present: Assistant Director of GIScience, GIS Center, Florida International University, Miami, FL

2022 – 2023: Interim GIS Center Director, Florida International University, Miami, FL, US

2019 – present: Research Assistant Professor, Florida International University, Miami, FL, US

2014 – 2018: Research Assistant, University of Florida

2018: Visiting Scientist, Geoinformation Department, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences, Villach, Austria

2015 – 2017: Data Scientist, Mapillary (now part of Meta), remote

2014: Visiting Scientist, Digital Earth & Reference Data Unit, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy

2013 – 2014: Research Assistant, Department of Physical Geography and Geoinformatics, University of Szeged, Hungary

2013 – 2014: GIS Developer, Compet-Terra, Szeged, Hungary

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