Shane  McLaren

As a Los Angeles-area instructor in geography and earth science, Shane brings a broad scope of learning to his pedagogy in Gnomon’s BFA program. His experiences working in the field and on geographic information systems for various government departments provide real-world applications to his pedagogy.

Work Experience

Instructor, California State University, Los Angeles
Instructor, East Los Angeles College
Instructor, Golden West College
Senior Assistant to the Principle Investigator, National Science Foundation
Researcher, U.S. Department of Transportation


California State University, Los Angeles, MA in Geography, 2007 – 2009
California State Polytechnic University, BS in Geography, 1994 - 1998