Brad Bays

BRAD A. BAYS
Associate Professor

Department of Geography
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, Oklahoma  74078-4073

Office:  344 Murray Hall
Phone:  (405) 744-9171  or  (405) 744-6250
Fax:  (405) 744-5620
e-mail:  b.bays@okstate.edu


  EDUCATION

 Ph.D.

Geography University of Nebraska

1996

 M.S. Geography The University of Tennessee

1991

 B.A.

Geography Oklahoma State University

1989


  AREAS OF INTEREST

• Historical-Cultural Geography
• Historical GIS
• Historic Preservation
• Agricultural Settlement
• Cherokee Nation
• Upland South


  PROFESSIONAL AND ACADEMIC WORK EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor, Department of Geography
Oklahoma State University, 2001 - Present.

Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
Oklahoma State University, 1996 - 2001.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
Oklahoma State University, 1995 - 1996.

Assistant Professor, Department of Social Sciences
Northwestern State University, 1994 - 1995. 


  PUBLICATIONS

2013 (forthcoming)  Bays, Brad A. "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Northeast Oklahoma."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society. 
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/thematic/historicbarnsneok.pdf

2012  Bays, Brad A. "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Central and South-Central Oklahoma."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society. 
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/thematic/historicbarnscentral-scentralok.pdf

2012  Bays, Brad A. "National Register Nomination of the Elmer Baker Barn, Hooker vicinity, Texas County, Oklahoma"  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.

2012  Bays, Brad A. "National Register Nomination of the Bennie L. Aupperle Dairy Barn, Newkirk vicinity, Kay County, Oklahoma"  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.

2011  Bays, Brad A. "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Northwestern Oklahoma."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society. 
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/thematic/historicbarnsnwok.pdf

2010  Bays, Brad A. "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Southwestern Oklahoma."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society. 
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/thematic/historicbarnsswok.pdf

2009  Bays, Brad A. "National Register Nomination of the American Baptist Home Mission House, Tahlequah, Oklahoma"  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.

2005  Bays, Brad A.  "Reconnaissance Level Survey of the City of Frederick."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/RLSofFrederick.pdf

2004  Bays, Brad A.  "Intensive Level Survey of College Gardens Neighborhood." Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society. 
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/ILSofCollegeGardens.pdf

2002  Bays, Brad A.  "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Ada."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.

2002  Bays, Brad A. and Erin Hogan Fouberg, eds. The Tribes and the States: Geographies of Intergovernmental Interaction. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield.

2001  Bays, Brad A.  "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Three Northwest Oklahoma Towns:  Goodwell, Guymon, and Hooker." Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/RLSof3PanhandleTownsPt1.pdf

1999  Bays, Brad A.  "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Three Northeast Towns:  Bristow, Broken Arrow, and Sand Springs"  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.  http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/RLSof3NETownsPt1.pdf

1998  Bays, Brad A. and George O. Carney.  "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Portions of the City of Muskogee."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.  http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/RLSofPartMuskogeePt1.pdf

1998  Bays, Brad A. Town Settlement and Dispossession in the Cherokee Nation, 1866-1907 New York: Garland Publishing.

1998  Bays, Brad A. "Tribal-State Cooperation or Contention?: The IGRA and Indian Gaming in Oklahoma," in Klaus J. Meyer-Arendt and Rudi Hartmann, eds., Casino Gambling in America: Origins, Trends and Impacts. New York: Cognizant Communication Corporation.

1997  Bays, Brad A. and George O. Carney. "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Four Western Oklahoma Towns:  Clinton, Elk City, Watonga, and Weatherford."  Oklahoma City:  Oklahoma Historical Society.
http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/architsurveys/RLSof4WesternTownsPt1.pdf 


  GRANTS & CONTRACTS RECEIVED

2012 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Northeastern Oklahoma"
Sponsors:  Oklahoma Historical Society, National Park Service. [$39,200.00]

2011 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Central and South-Central Oklahoma"
Sponsors:  Oklahoma Historical Society, National Park Service.  [$38,236.00]

2011 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "National Register Nomination of the Elmer Baker Barn, Hooker vicinity, Texas County, Oklahoma" 
Sponsors: Preservation Oklahoma, Inc., National Park Service.  [$1,700.00]

2011 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "National Register Nomination of the Bennie L. Aupperle Barn, Newkirk vicinity, Kay County, Oklahoma" 
Sponsors: Preservation Oklahoma, Inc., National Park Service.  [$1,700.00]

2010 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Northwestern Oklahoma"
Sponsors:  Oklahoma Historical Society, National Park Service. [$38,400.00]

2010 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Using Pre-Submission Peer Feedback to Enhance Online Student Field Observation, Writing, and Learning" 
Sponsors:  Institute for Teaching and Learning Excellence, Oklahoma State University. [$1,500.00]

2009 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "National Register Nomination of the American Baptist Home Mission House, Tahlequah, Oklahoma" 
Sponsors:  City of Tahlequah, Oklahoma Historical Society, National Park Service.  [$1,700.00]

2009 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Thematic Survey of Historic Barns in Southwestern Oklahoma"
Sponsors:  Oklahoma Historical Society, National Park Service. [$37,938.00]

2003 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Portions of Frederick, Oklahoma," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$31,924.00].

2002 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "An Intensive Level Survey and National Register Nomination of College Gardens Residential District, Stillwater, Oklahoma," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$24,000.00]. 

2001 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Ada," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$37,000.00].

2000 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Three Northwestern Oklahoma Towns (Goodwell, Guymon, Hooker)," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$37,000.00].

2000 Bays, Brad A. "Arts and Sciences Summer Research Grant," College of Arts and Sciences, Oklahoma State University. [$4,500.00]. 

1998 Bays, Brad A. (PI) "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Three Northeast Oklahoma Towns (Bristow, Broken Arrow, Sand Springs)," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$32,000.00].

1998 Bays, Brad A. (Co-PI with Jon Comer, Allen Finchum, Reuel Hanks, and Joe Seig). "Bringing Place into the Classroom: Development of a World Regional Geography Global Image Library and Student Self-Study Resource for the World-Wide Web." College of Arts and Sciences, Oklahoma State University. [$9,910.00].

1997 Bays, Brad A. (Co-PI with George O. Carney). "Reconnaissance Level Survey of a Portion of Muskogee," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$34,000.00]

1997 Bays, Brad A. "Dean's Incentive Grant," College of Arts and Sciences, Oklahoma State University. [$3,000].

1996 Bays, Brad A. "Arts and Sciences Summer Research Grant," College of Arts and Sciences, Oklahoma State University. [$3,800.00]

1996 Bays, Brad A. (Co-PI with George O. Carney). "Reconnaissance Level Survey of Four Western Oklahoma Towns (Clinton, Elk City, Watonga, Weatherford)," Oklahoma Historical Society and National Park Service. [$42,000.00]


  AWARDS & HONORS

Recognition for Service to National Geographic Bee
  
National Geographic Society, Washington, D.C.  (2012)

Outstanding Teacher Award
  
Department of Geography, Oklahoma State University (2007)

Distinguished Teaching Achievement Award
   National Council for Geographic Education (2002)

Oklahoma State Historic Preservation Officer's Citation of Merit
  
Oklahoma Historical Society (2002)

Outstanding Teacher Award
  
Department of Geography, Oklahoma State University  (2001)

Junior Faculty Award for Scholarly Excellence
   
College of Arts & Sciences, Oklahoma State University  (1999)

Andrew Hill Clark Award (annual Ph.D. student paper competition)
  
Historical Geography Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers  (1994)

• (First Runner-Up) Ralph H. Brown Award (annual M.S. student paper competition)
 
Historical Geography Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers (1991)

Outstanding Undergraduate Student
  
National Council for Geographic Education  (1989)