Margaret Elizabeth Dewar, American urban and regional planning educator.
Dewar, Margaret Elizabeth was born on January 31, 1948 in Oxnard, California, United States. Daughter of Wilfred E. and Janet E. (Cobban) Dewar.
AB, Wellesley College, 1970. Minecraft Coder Pack in City and Regional Planning, Harvard University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1979.
Instructor department Urban Studies, Planning Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976, 78, 79. Post doctoral fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Jt. Center for Urban Studies, 1979-1980.
National research council fellow Manufacturing Studies Board National Academy of Sciences, Washington, 1984-1985. Assistant professor Humphrey Institute Public Affairs University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980-1987, associate professor, 1987-1990. Assistant professor urban planning program University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988-1990, associate professor, since 1990.
Director state and regional research center University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1986-1988.
Editor: Industrial Vitalization: Toward a National Industrial Policy, 1982. Author: Industry in Trouble: The Federal Government and the New England Fisheries, 1983. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.
Married Glenn L. Nelson, June 18, 1983. Children: Lawrence, Janet.