Dr. Guo is an associate professor with the Department of Geography, and Alice Kasakoff is an emeritus professor of Anthropology as well as a research associate with the Department of Geography. To learn more about Dr. Guo visit his profile page with the Department of Geography here. To see more information on Dr. Kasakoff view her Curriculum Vitae here.
In the podcast it is mentioned that funding came from a Digging Into Data grant. To learn more about this grant visit the Digging Into Data webpage here.