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Robert A. Catlin

Robert A. Catlin, American academic administrator, consultant, urban planner. Planning commissioner Hillsborough County Planning Committee, Tampa, 1979-1981; transit commissioner Hillsborough County Transportation Board, Tampa, 1981-1983; chair airport board directors Gary Airport Authority, 1985-1987. Member American Institute Certified Planners.

Background

  • Catlin, Robert A. was born on June 14, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert T. and Julia J. Catlin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1961. Master of Science in Urban Planning, Columbia University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in American Government, Clarement University, 1976.

    Career

    • Chair department political science University South Florida, Tampa, 1977-1982. Chair department minority studies Indiana University, Gary, 1982-1987. Dean College Social Sciences Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1987-1989.

      Professor urban planning University Florida, Gainesville, 1989-1992. Dean College Arts and Sciences Rutgers University, Camden, 1992-1999. Provost, vice president for academy affairs California State University, Bakersfield, since 1999.

      Urban planner Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Baltimore, New York City, Washington, 1961-1972. Assistant professor urban planner California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 1972-1976.

    Works

    • Author: Land Use Planning, Growth Management and Environmental Protection, 1997, Racial Politics and Urban Planning, 1993.

    Membership

    Planning commissioner Hillsborough County Planning Committee, Tampa, 1979-1981. Transit commissioner Hillsborough County Transportation Board, Tampa, 1981-1983. Chair airport board directors Gary Airport Authority, 1985-1987.

    Member American Institute Certified Planners.

    Connections

    • Married Ethel C. Catlin, December 16, 1977. Children: Janell, Michelle.
    • father: Robert T.
    • mother: Julia J. Catlin
    • spouse: Ethel C. Catlin
    • children: Janell Catlin
    • Michelle Catlin
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    Nationality
    • 1961
      Illinois Institute of Technology
    • 1972
      Columbia University
    • 1976
      Clarement University
    • 1977 - 1982
      Chair department political science University South Florida
      Tampa, Florida, United States
    • 1982 - 1987
      chair department minority studies Indiana University
      Gary, Indiana, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      dean College Social Sciences Florida Atlantic University
      Boca Raton, Florida, United States
    • 1989 - 1992
      professor, urban planning University Florida
      Gainesville, Georgia, United States
    • 1992 - 1999
      dean College Arts and Sciences Rutgers University
      Camden, United Kingdom
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