Aynaz Lotfata

Visiting Assistant Professor
Miami University
104 Shideler Hall
Oxford, Ohio  45056


  • PhD 2014, Middle East Technical University
  • PhD 2019, Mississippi State University


Society-water interaction, natural hazard, geospatial analysis, public space

Teaching Responsibilities

  • GEO 121: Earth's Physical Environments
  • GEO 271: Humans & Natural Resources

Selected Publications

Aynaz Lotfata & Anlı Ataöv (2019) Urban streets and urban social sustainability: a case study on Bagdat street in Kadikoy, Istanbul, European Planning Studies, DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2019.1656169

Lotfata, A. and Ambinakudige,S., (2019), Natural Disaster and Vulnerability: An Analysis of the 2016 Flooding in Louisiana, Southeastern Geographer Journal, 59(2).