Dr. Elizabeth Mack

Elizabeth A. Mack
  • Associate Chair
  • Associate Professor
  • Geography, Environment, and Spatial Sciences
  • Geography Building
  • 673 Auditorium Road, Room 232
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • 517-432-7058


Spatial Analysis, Economic Development, Business Location, Entrepreneurship, Water Affordability


Elizabeth Mack is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography at Michigan State University where she teaches courses in economic geography. Dr. Mack's research program evaluates the impact of emerging technologies on the development trajectory of regional economies. This research program includes broadband infrastructure deployment policy issues as well as the impacts of broadband on business location. Recently, Dr. Mack’s work is focused on understanding entrepreneurial ecosystems, water affordability, and spatial data uncertainty.