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Administration

WILLIAM DRUMMONDAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning
MS-GIST Program Director
bill.drummond@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2350

ELLEN DUNHAM-JONESProfessor of Architecture
Director of the Master of Science in Urban Design Program
ellen.dunham-jones@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0648

MICHAEL ELLIOTTAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning and Public Policy
MCRP Program Director MCRP Program Director
michael.elliott@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-9841

SARA HOWARD, Academic Program Manager for the School of City & Regional Planning
sara.howard@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2352

BRUCE STIFTEL, FAICP Professor of City & Regional Planning and Chair of the School of City and Regional Planning
bruce.stiftel@gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2350

BRIAN STONE, Professor of City and Regional Planning
PhD Program Director
Director, Urban Climate Lab
stone@gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-6488


Professors

ELLEN DUNHAM-JONESProfessor of Architecture
Director of the Master of Science in Urban Design Program
ellen.dunham-jones@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0648

STEVEN P. FRENCH, FAICPDean and John Portman Chair of the College of Design 
Professor of City and Regional Planning
steve.french@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-3880

SUBHRO GUHATHAKURTA,  Professor of City and Regional Planning
Director, Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization
subhro.guha@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-0900

RANDALL GUENSLERProfessor of Civil and Environmental Engineering (courtesy appointment with the School of City and Regional Planning)
randall.guensler@ce.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0405

NANCEY GREEN LEIGH, FAICP, Associate Dean for Research for the College of Design
Professor, School of City and Regional Planning
ngleigh@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-9839

CATHERINE ROSSHarry West Professor of City and Regional Planning
Director, Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
catherine.ross@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-5130

BRIAN STONE, Professor of City and Regional Planning
PhD Program Director
Director, Urban Climate Lab
stone@gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-6488

BRUCE STIFTEL, FAICP Professor of City and Regional Planning and Chair of the School of City and Regional Planning
bruce.stiftel@gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2350


Associate Professors

NISHA BOTCHWEYAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning
nisha.botchwey@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-6274

JENNIFER CLARKAssociate Professor of Public Policy and City and Regional Planning (courtesy appointment)
jennifer.clark@pubpolicy.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-7224

WILLIAM DRUMMONDAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning
MS-GIST Program Director
bill.drummond@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2350

MICHAEL ELLIOTTAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning and Public Policy
MCRP Program DirectorMCRP Program Director
michael.elliott@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-9841

PERRY YANGAssociate Professor of City and Regional Planning and School of Architecture
Director of the Eco Urban Lab 
perry.yang@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2076


Assistant Professors

ALBERTO FUENTESAssistant Professor of International Affairs and City and Regional Planning
alberto.fuentes@inta.gatech.edu

NESTOR GARZAVisiting Assistant Professor of City & Regional Planning
Nestor.garza@design.gatech.edu

ANNA JOO KIMAssistant Professor of City and Regional Planning
anna.kim@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-7215

TIM WELCHAssistant Professor of City and Regional Planning
Assistant Director, Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
tim.welch@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-5114


Research Faculty

TONY GIARRUSSO, AICPSenior Research Scientist for the Center for Geographic Information Systems
Associate Director of the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization
tonyg@gatech.edu

JENNIFER HIRSCH, Director, Center for Serve-Learn-Sustain
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of City & Regional Planning
jennifer.hirsch@gatech.edu

AMIT KUMARResearch Scientist I for the Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
amit.kumar@coa.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-5121

RAMACHANDRA SIVAKUMAR, Senior Research Engineer for the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization
‚Äč siva@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0129

SARAH M. SMITH, Research Scientist II for the Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
sarah.smith@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-5126

ZHAOHUA WANGSenior Research Engineer for the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization
zw12@mail.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-0904

JAN YOUTIEPrincipal Research Associate for the Enterprise Innovation Institute
jy5@mail.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-6111


Part-time Faculty

STUART ANDREASON, Lecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
stuart.andreason@atl.frb.org

SALLY BETHEALecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
sbethea063@gmail.com

MIKE DOBBINS, FAICP, FAIA, Professor of the Practice for the School of City and Regional Planning
michael.dobbins@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-4243

ELIZABETH "GATES" DUNAWAY, Lecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
elizabeth.dunaway@design.gatech.edu 
+1 (404) 378-5546

NICKOLAS FAUSTResident Scholar at the School of City & Regional Planning
nick.faust@gtri.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0021

DAVID HADDOW, AICP Lecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
dhaddow@haddowandcompany.com
+1 (404) 577-7222

EDRICK HARRISLecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
edrick@prestwickcompanies.com

JULIAN CONRAD JUERGENSMEYERAdjunct Professor for the School of City & Regional Planning
jjuergensmeyer@gsu.edu
+1 (404) 413-9197

LYNN PATTERSONLecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
lynn.patterson@gmail.com

RICK PORTER, Professor of the Practice for the School of City & Regional Planning
richard.porter@design.gatech.edu

LIORA SAHARLecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
liora.sahar@coa.gatech.edu
+1 (678) 520-5788

GERVAIS TABOPDA, Lecturer for the School of City & Regional Planning
gervais.tabopda@design.gatech.edu

SETH WEISSMAN, Professor of the Practice for the School of City & Regional Planning
sgweissman@wncwlaw.com


Professors Emeriti

THOMAS DEBOProfessor Emeritus
tom.debo@design.gatech.edu

LARRY KEATING, FAICP, Professor Emeritus
larry.keating@coa.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-0642

DAVID SAWICKI, FAICP, Professor Emeritus
david.sawicki@design.gatech.edu


Staff

ANGELIKA BRAIG, Administrative Manager for the Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development
Angelika.Braig@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-5133

SARA HOWARD, Academic Program Manager for the School of City & Regional Planning
sara.howard@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2352

ZOE KAFKES,  Marketing and Events Coordinator II for the School of City & Regional Planning
zoe.kafkes@design.gatech.edu

STEPHANIE MERRICKAdministrative Professional Senior for the Center for Spatial Planning Analytics and Visualization
stephanie.merrick@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 385-0900

KATRINA PATTON, Academic Advisor for the School of City and Regional Planning
katrina.patton@design.gatech.edu
+1 (404) 894-2353


In Memoriam

DOUGLAS ALLEN, FASLA 1947 - 2014

HARRY WEST, 1941 - 2014