Dandora Neighborhood, Nairobi, Kenya

Appointments and Education

Academic Appointments

Education and Honors

July 2017 - present

Department Chair, Department of Urban and Environmental Planning, School of Architecture, University of Virginia

September 2012-present

Professor (Spring 2019); Associate Professor  (2012-2019), Department of Urban and Environmental Planning, School of Architecture, University of Virginia

September 2007-August 2012

Associate / Assistant Professor, Toulan School of Urban Studies and Planning, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University

September 2002-August 2007

Assistant Professor, Urban and Regional Planning Program, School of Planning, Design and Construction, Michigan State University

September 2001-August 2002

Visiting Assistant Professor, Urban and Regional Planning Program, Department of Geography,  Michigan State University

2013-2014

Fulbright Scholar, Kenya.  Africa Regional Research Program

 

August 2001

Ph.D., Urban and Regional Planning,  University of Wisconsin-Madison

May 1992

M.A., History, University of Wisconsin-Madison

May 1989

M.S., Urban and Regional Planning, University of Wisconsin-Madison

April 1984

A.B. with Distinction, History and Political Science, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

Last Updated:  11 November 2020